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US30 Medicine Bow Bridge

Photo 

Approx. 1920 photo

Photo from wyomingtalesandtrails.com

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BH Photo #360796

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Medicine Bow on US-30
Location
Carbon County, Wyoming
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1912; replaced
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Lincoln Highway Medicine Bow Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.88242, -106.15219   (decimal degrees)
41°52'57" N, 106°09'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/404402/4637363 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73257 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

8-panel truss (350)
Built 1912 (729)
Built during 1910s (8,759)
Carbon County, Wyoming (16)
Lincoln Highway (137)
Lost (18,690)
Pin-connected (3,221)
Pratt through truss (4,600)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Replaced by new bridge (12,386)
Through truss (12,899)
Truss (29,448)
US 30 (83)
Wyoming (271)

Update Log 

  • August 19, 2016: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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