Big Wind River Bridge, Spanning Big Wind River on County Road No. 21, Dubois, Fremont County, WY
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Spanning Big Wind River on County Road No. 21, Dubois vicinity, WY
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER WY-74
Building/structure dates: 1920 initial construction
Significance: The Big Wind River Bridge is a juryrigged structure which combines an arched top chord with the simplistic bearing of a King Post truss. It appeared to be constructed from salvaged materials - an interesting departure from standard form for a smaller vehicular truss.
Pony Truss Bridges
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
1. VIEW LOOKING EAST TOWARD WEST PORTAL
2. VIEW LOOKING EAST TOWARD NORTH WEB
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