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Jensen Bridge

Photos 

3/4 View Of South Side Of Bridge, Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #218752

Map 

Description 

Replaced an earlier 1911 structure that was reused at Ouray.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Green River on US Hwy. 40
Location
Uintah County, Utah
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1933; Replaced in 1993
Builder
- James J. Burke & Co. of Salt Lake City, Utah
Design
(3)7-panel, riveted Parker through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 174.9 ft.
Total length: 585.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Also called
Green River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.36990, -109.33431   (decimal degrees)
40°22'12" N, 109°20'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/641415/4470145 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jensen
Inventory number
BH 49926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 26, 2011: Added by Jason Smith

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Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • HAER UT-50 - Jensen Bridge, Spanning Green River at Town of Jensen, Jensen, Uintah, UT