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Wind River Diversion Dam Bridge

Photos 

View Looking West Toward Web

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #120433

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Eight-span pony truss bridge over Wind River on CR 298 across Wind River Diversion Dam
Location
Fremont County, Wyoming
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925 by the Taggart Construction Co.
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York
- Taggart Construction Co.
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 716.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 22, 1985
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.22483, -108.95528   (decimal degrees)
43°13'29" N, 108°57'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/666055/4787812 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Argo Butte
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85000422 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WY ELY (Wyoming bridge identifier)
BH 35765 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2016)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 11.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
150

Update Log 

  • April 8, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • August 9, 2008: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • HAER WY-75 - Wind River Diverson Dam Bridge, Spanning Wind River on County Road No. 24, Morton vicinity, Fremont County, WY