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Old Route 66 Mystery Bridge

Photos 

Lost Route 66 alignment bridge

About 1/4 of mile off the current Route 66

Photo taken by Spacey Stacey Morgan in December 2018

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BH Photo #439178

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Rio San Jose on the original 1926 (abandoned) alighment of US 66
Location
Cibola County, New Mexico
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built ca 1926
Design
Timber stringer
Also called
Old alignment of Route 66 bridge in Grants New Mexico
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.09553, -107.76660   (decimal degrees)
35°05'44" N, 107°45'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/247802/3887139 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grants SE
Inventory number
BH 61689 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,223)
Beam (13,411)
Cibola County, New Mexico (10)
New Mexico (177)
Owned privately (1,427)
Timber stringer (3,496)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2018: New photo from Spacey Stacey Morgan
  • December 4, 2018: New photo from Spacey Stacey Morgan
  • July 12, 2014: Added by James McCray

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