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Puente Histórico de Añasco

Photos 

cavenaghi9

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #301447

Map 

Street Views 

Documents 

Puente de Añasco NRHP Nomination Form

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Provided by the government of Puerto Rico; Posted by Luke

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Rio Grande de Añasco on Former alignment of PR-2
Location
Anasco, Puerto Rico, and Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1942-4
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabricator)
- Tomás Carro of Orocovis, Puerto Rico (Contractor)
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Also called
Puente Rio Grande de Añasco
Puente #65
Approximate latitude, longitude
+18.27259, -67.16168   (decimal degrees)
18°16'21" N, 67°09'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/694334/2021322 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rincon
Inventory number
BH 63613 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builders & date; Added imagery; Added document
  • September 18, 2017: New Street View added by Dave King
  • February 22, 2016: Photo imported by Dave King
  • September 4, 2015: Updated by Luke: Changed name to local name
  • October 13, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

Puente Histórico de Añasco
Posted June 14, 2018, by Luke

Here's a rarity: Pin-connected truss built in the 1940s