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Little Hell Canyon Highway Bridge


Photo From Arizona Historic Bridge Inventory


BH Photo #195066

Street Views 


Semi-abandoned Warren deck truss bridge over Little Hell Canyon on US-89 (Abandoned Alignment)
Yavapai County, Arizona
On disused alignment of Highway 89, but still driveable and in local use, though high-clearance vehicle recommended. US Forest Service ownership.
Built 1923; bypassed by new alignment of U.S. 89 in 1951
- Monarch Engineering Co. of Denver, Colorado
Steel rigid-connected Warren deck truss, two spans.
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 174.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 30, 1988
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.08018, -112.40664   (decimal degrees)
35°04'49" N, 112°24'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/371762/3882839 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Meath Spring
Inventory numbers
AZ 3381 (Arizona bridge number)
NRHP 88001684 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 48409 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 28, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 28, 2018: Updated by C Hanchey: added NRHP info
  • August 9, 2018: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Corrected build date
  • September 29, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 19, 2013: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • August 14, 2011: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Added photo, corrected ownership status
  • March 31, 2011: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • March 10, 2011: New Street View added by Cliff Darby
  • March 10, 2011: Added by Nathan Holth


  • Cliff Darby - cliffsta1987 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Dana and Kay Klein