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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
+48.68565, -121.23911   (decimal degrees)
48°41'08" N, 121°14'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/629601/5394007 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Diablo Dam
Inventory number
BH 73884 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1936 (1,096)
Built during 1930s (11,244)
Deck girder (5,047)
Girder (9,139)
Lost (22,269)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Owned by county (20,054)
Pin-connected (3,697)
Plate girder (6,949)
Pratt through truss (5,008)
Pratt truss (8,743)
Rail-to-road (314)
Railroad (14,369)
Relocated (782)
Skagit River (16)
Skagit River Railway (6)
Through truss (14,046)
Truss (31,236)
Washington (1,217)
Whatcom County, Washington (32)

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added build date and alt name
  • September 25, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added

Sources 

  • Luke