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CO-92 Gunnison River Bridge

Photos 

View from northwest

Photo taken by Roger Deschner in June 2013

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #272439

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Camelback pony truss bridge over Gunnison River on CO 92 in Orchard City
Location
Austin, Delta County, Colorado
Status
Being replaced with availability for reuse.
Future prospects
Available for reuse
History
Built 1938
Design
(3)6-panel, Camelback pony trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 382.8 ft.
Deck width: 29.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.77601, -107.96108   (decimal degrees)
38°46'34" N, 107°57'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/242763/4296085 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Orchard City
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
5,000
Inventory numbers
CDOT I-05-V (Colorado Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 11824 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 10, 2014: Updated by Roger Deschner: Added category "Lattice Railing"
  • January 6, 2014: New photo from Roger Deschner
  • November 11, 2013: Updated by Brent Tindall: Adjusted GPS coordinates
  • April 26, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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CO-92 Gunnison River Bridge
Posted May 6, 2021, by William Diehl (wdiehl86 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Bridge is to be replaced with modern structure, as during normal high flows the river reaches the lower parts of the span. CDOT is currently looking for someone to claim current spans.

https://www.cpr.org/2021/05/04/free-to-a-good-home-an-83-yea...