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



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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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