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Shoshone River Bridge

Photos 

side view of the truss bridges

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #160278

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Shoshone River on CN9-72
Location
Big Horn County, Wyoming
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1926
Builder
- McGuire & Blakeslee of Lovell, Wyoming
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 95.1 ft.
Total length: 390.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 22, 1985
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.83828, -108.43478   (decimal degrees)
44°50'18" N, 108°26'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/702747/4968186 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lovell
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85000413 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WY EJZ (Wyoming bridge identifier)
BH 35725 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2016)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 74.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
50

Update Log 

  • February 3, 2017: New photos from John Bernhisel
  • April 16, 2016: New photo from John Bernhisel
  • April 15, 2016: New photo from John Bernhisel
  • December 15, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • April 2, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • John Bernhisel - Johnmbernhisel [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Shoshone River Bridge
Posted February 3, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Nice winter shots John, thanks for braving the elements!