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Old Pick Bridge

Photos 

View Of Bridge, Looking North Toward South Web

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #120442

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bypassed Parker through truss bridge over North Platte River on Pick Bridge Road (CR 508)
Location
Carbon County, Wyoming
Status
Bypassed by new bridge
History
Built 1909-10; relocated 1934; replaced 1986
Builder
- Charles G. Sheely of Denver, Colorado
Design
Pin-connected, 10-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 175.0 ft.
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.53936, -106.88189   (decimal degrees)
41°32'22" N, 106°52'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/343024/4600343 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Overland Crossing
Inventory number
BH 37115 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 21, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Bypassed"
  • August 21, 2016: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "A-frame portal", "10-panel truss & "pin-connected"
  • March 12, 2011: Updated by J.P.: Bridge still exists
  • August 9, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • HAER WY-22 - Pick Bridge, Spanning North Platte River on County Road 508, Saratoga vicinity, Carbon County, WY
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Old Pick Bridge
Posted March 12, 2011, by J.P.