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Baseline Bridge, Spanning South Platte River on County Road 168, Brighton, Adams County, CO



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Item Title


Location
Spanning South Platte River on County Road 168, Brighton vicinity, CO

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CO-44
Building/structure dates: 1926 initial construction
National Register Number: NR
Significance: It is the longest-span example of the basic Warren truss. It is also notable as the only Warren pony truss surveyed in the state that features multiple spans.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Transportation
Bridge Construction


Related Names
Levy Construction Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF BRIDGE, LOOKING EAST
2. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE, LOOKING NORTH FROM SOUTH ARKANSAS RIVER BANK
3. VIEW OF EAST PORTAL, LOOKING WEST
4. VIEW OF WEST PORTAL AND SOUTH WEB, LOOKING NORTHEAST
5. DETAIL VIEW OF SOUTH WEB SPAN, LOOKING NORTH
6. PARTIAL DETAIL VIEW OF SOUTH WEB, SNOWING DECK AND BRACING, LOOKING NORTHWEST
7. PARTIAL DETAIL VIEW OF SOUTH WEB AND EAST ABUTMENT, LOOKING NORTHEAST


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