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Badger Hole Spring Bridge

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Original photo of bridge along Midland Trail

MT12 Concrete and steel bridge 32 miles south of Ely, Nevada, Midland Trail Unknown Date

University of Michigan Lincoln Highway Digital Image Collection

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BH Photo #470349

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Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over Badger Hole Spring on Midland Trail
Location
White Pine County, Nevada
Status
Open to pedestrians only, significant spalling of the concrete deck and abutments
History
Built in the early 19-teens as part of the Midland Trail, the bridge remained in use until US Highway 6 was built approximately one mile to the east of the bridge sometime between the late 1930's and early 1950's.
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 43.0 ft.
Total length: 52.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91157, -115.20382   (decimal degrees)
38°54'42" N, 115°12'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/655732/4308496 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
6118 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 89029 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2020: New photos from Matt Liverani