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UPRR - Thompson Wash Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2014

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BH Photo #282191

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Description 

Actually turned out to be 2 separate bridges. Older and newer. The builder and dates are for the older structure.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Thompson Wash on UPRR (former D&RGW) in Thompson
Location
Thompson, Grand County, Utah
Status
Open
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.97142, -109.71723   (decimal degrees)
38°58'17" N, 109°43'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/611123/4314387 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Thompson Springs
Inventory number
BH 59427 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2014: New photos from Steve Conro
  • January 28, 2014: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Union Pacific Railroad", "Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad"

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