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Devils' Elbow Bridge

Photos 

Photo provided by the Seattle Municipal Archives

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

View this photo at archives.seattle.gov

BH Photo #433857

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Skagit River on Road
Location
Whatcom County, Washington
Status
Removed
History
Built 1936; Converted to road use 1954; Removed ?
Railroad
- Skagit River Railway (SRRY)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.69098, -121.22401   (decimal degrees)
48°41'28" N, 121°13'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/630699/5394625 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Diablo Dam
Inventory number
BH 73884 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1936 (1,168)
Built during 1930s (11,848)
Deck girder (5,910)
Girder (10,511)
Lost (25,781)
One-lane traffic (7,632)
Owned by county (21,048)
Pin-connected (3,985)
Plate girder (8,159)
Pratt through truss (5,538)
Pratt truss (9,511)
Rail-to-road (355)
Railroad (15,863)
Relocated (934)
Skagit River (16)
Skagit River Railway (6)
Through truss (15,474)
Truss (33,445)
Washington (1,328)
Whatcom County, Washington (41)

Update Log 

  • July 21, 2021: Updated by Carl Johnson: Corrected location
  • August 29, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added build date and alt name
  • September 25, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added

Sources 

  • Luke