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Butler Bridge, Spanning North Platte River on County Road No. 203, Encampment, Carbon County, WY



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Location
Spanning North Platte River on County Road No. 203, Encampment vicinity, WY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER WY-62
Building/structure dates: 1930 initial construction
Significance: The Butler Bridge, with a span of 170 feet, is the longer of two pin connected Camelback Through trusses remaining in use on the County Road System. As such, is is an important early example of its generic type.

Subjects
Steel Truss Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
O'Neil, Chris
Butler, W. H.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW LOOKING EAST TOWARD WEST WEB
2. VIEW LOOKING NORTH TOWARD SOUTH PORTAL
3. DETAIL VIEW LOOKING WEST TOWARD PIER


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