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Muddy River Bridge

Photos 

Side view

Photos taken 1986 by Robert M. Leavitt and Bob Davis for the Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #108061

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost two-span pony truss bridge over Muddy River on Old US 91
Location
Clark County, Nevada
Status
No longer exists, replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1932-33; demolished ca. 1987
Builders
- James J. Burke & Co. of Salt Lake City, Utah
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Design
Polygonal Warren pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.66340, -114.57137   (decimal degrees)
36°39'48" N, 114°34'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/717057/4060281 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moapa East
Inventory number
BH 25711 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 28, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • August 24, 2006: Posted new photos

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