Rating:
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Thatcher Bridge

Photos 

East Approach, Looking West

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #118413

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Bear River on FAS 1769
Location
Franklin County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1910 by H.J. Forbes & Co.; replaced 1984
Builder
- H.J. Forbes & Co.
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.40833, -111.73389   (decimal degrees)
42°24'30" N, 111°44'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/439611/4695375 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Thatcher
Inventory number
BH 36935 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1910 (1,087)
Built during 1910s (9,170)
Franklin County, Idaho (6)
H.J. Forbes & Co. (1)
Idaho (431)
Lost (21,297)
Lost 1984 (91)
Lost during 1980s (1,162)
Owned by county (19,726)
Pratt through truss (4,883)
Pratt truss (8,500)
Replaced by new bridge (14,047)
Through truss (13,848)
Truss (30,947)

Update Log 

  • July 26, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • HAER ID-4 - Thatcher Bridge, Spanning Bear River, Thatcher vicinity, Franklin County, ID