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Devils' Elbow Bridge

Photos 

Photo provided by the Seattle Municipal Archives

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

View this photo at archives.seattle.gov

BH Photo #433857

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Skagit River on Road
Location
Whatcom County, Washington
Status
Removed
History
Built 1936; Converted to road use 1954; Removed ?
Railroad
- Skagit River Railway (SRRY)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.68565, -121.23911   (decimal degrees)
48°41'08" N, 121°14'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/629601/5394007 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Diablo Dam
Inventory number
BH 73884 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1936 (1,158)
Built during 1930s (11,749)
Deck girder (5,750)
Girder (10,239)
Lost (24,749)
One-lane traffic (7,606)
Owned by county (20,783)
Pin-connected (3,901)
Plate girder (7,927)
Pratt through truss (5,393)
Pratt truss (9,300)
Rail-to-road (343)
Railroad (15,426)
Relocated (893)
Skagit River (16)
Skagit River Railway (6)
Through truss (15,075)
Truss (32,799)
Washington (1,314)
Whatcom County, Washington (39)

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added build date and alt name
  • September 25, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added

Sources 

  • Luke