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Main Street Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Emery County Progress: April 15 1976

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BH Photo #463389

Description 

Was very similar to a surviving span in nearby Castle Dale.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cottonwood Creek on Main Street
Location
Orangeville, Emery County, Utah
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1926; Replaced 1976
Design
(2)6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Also called
Cottonwood Creek Bridge
Orangeville Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.23078, -111.05320   (decimal degrees)
39°13'51" N, 111°03'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/495408/4342388 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87644 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1926 (804)
Built during 1920s (10,256)
Emery County, Utah (15)
Lost (28,414)
Lost 1976 (107)
Lost during 1970s (943)
Orangeville, Utah (1)
Owned by city (6,079)
Pratt through truss (6,049)
Pratt truss (10,286)
Replaced by new bridge (19,321)
Through truss (16,737)
Truss (35,407)
Utah (355)

Update Log 

  • January 2, 2020: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • January 2, 2020: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com