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Delgany Street Railroad Bridge, Spanning Cherry Creek at Delgany Street, Denver, Denver County, CO



B&W Photos

HB231166
Overall View Of Bridge And Cherry Creek, Looking Northwest

HB231167
View Of West Portal And North Web, Looking East

HB231168
View Of West Portal And South Web, Looking North

HB231169
View Of South Web, Looking Northwest

HB231170
Detail View Of Verticals, Floor Reams, Upper Chords And Struts,looking West

HB231171
Detail View Of Upper Chord Connection, Looking Northeast

HB231172
Detail View Of Upper Chord Connection, Looking East

HB231173
Detail View Of Lower Chord Connection, Looking West

HB231174
Detail View Of Lower Chord Connection, Looking West

HB231175
Detail View Of Lower Chord Connection, Looking West


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Cherry Creek at Delgany Street, Denver, CO

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CO-57
Building/structure dates: 1891 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1923
Significance: The bridge is a single span, wrought and cast iron through Pratt truss and is one of the few remaining representatives of this once-common bridge type in Denver. It is technologically significant as a rare Colorado example of wrought and cast iron construction.

Subjects
Railroad Bridges


Related Names
Burlington & Missouri River Railroad


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE AND CHERRY CREEK, LOOKING NORTHWEST
2. VIEW OF WEST PORTAL AND NORTH WEB, LOOKING EAST
3. VIEW OF WEST PORTAL AND SOUTH WEB, LOOKING NORTH
4. VIEW OF SOUTH WEB, LOOKING NORTHWEST
5. DETAIL VIEW OF VERTICALS, FLOOR REAMS, UPPER CHORDS AND STRUTS,LOOKING WEST
6. DETAIL VIEW OF UPPER CHORD CONNECTION, LOOKING NORTHEAST
7. DETAIL VIEW OF UPPER CHORD CONNECTION, LOOKING EAST
8. DETAIL VIEW OF LOWER CHORD CONNECTION, LOOKING WEST
9. DETAIL VIEW OF LOWER CHORD CONNECTION, LOOKING WEST
10. DETAIL VIEW OF LOWER CHORD CONNECTION, LOOKING WEST


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