Butler Bridge, Spanning North Platte River on County Road No. 203, Encampment, Carbon County, WY
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Spanning North Platte River on County Road No. 203, Encampment vicinity, WY
Find maps of Encampment, WY
Documentation compiled after 1968.
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.
Steel Truss Bridges
Butler, W. H.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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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