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Arkansas River Bridge (Pre 1910)

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Arkansas River Bridge (Old)

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BH Photo #512815

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Arkansas River on Main Street
Location
Otero County, Colorado
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1914
Design
Pratt through truss (timber compression members)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.99087, -103.53168   (decimal degrees)
37°59'27" N, 103°31'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/628933/4205818 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95286 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "8-panel truss", "Combination truss", "Lally columns", "One-lane traffic", "Pin-connected"
  • November 30, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss type
  • November 29, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman