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Ash Creek Bridge

Photos 

West of Ash Creek Reservoir

This open spandrel bridge near Zion National Park is notable for its high artistic design and uncommon bridge type.

Utah Department of Transportation

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

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BH Photo #315879

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Ash Creek on a S Old Hwy 91
Location
Washington County, Utah
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 129.9 ft.
Total length: 222.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.42250, -113.24972   (decimal degrees)
37°25'21" N, 113°14'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/300928/4144119 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kolob Arch
Inventory number
BH 33536 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2016)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
126

Categories 

Arch (11,155)
Built 1925 (1,128)
Built during 1920s (8,728)
Deck arch (10,399)
Have street view (21,898)
NR-eligible (3,966)
Open (36,411)
Open-spandrel arch (686)
Owned by county (18,808)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,755)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,743)
Utah (242)
Washington County, Utah (22)

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • February 11, 2015: New photos from Steve Conro
  • February 11, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • February 21, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected road name

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