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Little Cottonwood Creek Bridge

Photo 

Mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon

Built in 1935, this concrete continuous arch bridge a rare type in Utah. The stone veneer applied to the surface is associated with the Rustic Style, and contributes artistic value to the structure.

Utah Department of Transportation

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #315880

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Little Cottonwood Creek on UT 209 in Cottonwood Heights
Location
Salt Lake County, Utah
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 15.1 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.57222, -111.77861   (decimal degrees)
40°34'20" N, 111°46'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/434095/4491562 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Draper
Inventory number
BH 33519 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 60.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
1,705

Categories 

Arch (11,238)
Built 1935 (1,664)
Built during 1930s (10,672)
Deck arch (10,477)
Functionally obsolete (8,045)
NR-eligible (3,976)
Open (36,837)
Owned by state (13,864)
Salt Lake County, Utah (1)
Span length under 25 feet (5,826)
Stone arch (2,660)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,507)
Utah (245)

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 25, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Updated NBI data

Sources 

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