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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 (1,162)
Built during 1930s (11,804)
Deck girder (5,837)
Girder (10,387)
Lost (25,322)
One-lane traffic (7,619)
Owned by county (20,952)
Pin-connected (3,944)
Plate girder (8,056)
Pratt through truss (5,466)
Pratt truss (9,408)
Rail-to-road (347)
Railroad (15,697)
Relocated (924)
Skagit River (16)
Skagit River Railway (6)
Through truss (15,291)
Truss (33,164)
Washington (1,319)
Whatcom County, Washington (39)

Update Log 

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

Sources 

  • Luke