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Carson River Bridge

Photos 

Upstream side

Photo taken by Will Harrison in August 2018

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BH Photo #433731

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned steel stringer bridge over Carson River on Brunswick Can.Road
Location
Alamo, Carson City, Nevada
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1955
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.1 ft.
Total length: 112.9 ft.
Deck width: 10.2 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.17667, -119.68833   (decimal degrees)
39°10'36" N, 119°41'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/267775/4339824 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Empire
Inventory numbers
NDOT B-1694 (Nevada Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 52867 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,729)
Alamo, Nevada (1)
Beam (15,920)
Built 1940 (1,079)
Built during 1940s (4,113)
Carson City, Nevada (2)
NR-eligible (4,060)
Nevada (154)
One-lane traffic (7,618)
Owned by city (5,547)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,126)
Steel stringer (6,329)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,195)
Wooden deck (6,086)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2018: New photos from Will Harrison
  • July 12, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "One-lane traffic", "Wooden deck"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Will Harrison