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AB-842 Bridge

AB-842 Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): C. Hanchey, CC BY-NC 2.0, flickr.com/photos/21953562@N07/

Bridge Documented: May 17, 2015

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
AB-842 Over Bow River
Location
Rural: Wheatland County, Alberta: Canada
Structure Type
Metal Rivet-Connected Parker Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Rivet-Connected Polygonal Warren Pony Truss,
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1949 By Builder/Contractor: Dominion Bridge Company of Montréal, Québec (Dominion Bridge Company of Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
200 Feet (61 Meters)
Structure Length
475 Feet (145 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 4 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This through truss bridge is flanked by single pony truss approach spans. The bridge has a Polygonal Warren through truss main span and two Polygonal Warren pony truss approach spans, plus one small concrete approach span at each end that are newer than the rest of the bridge. It was built in 1949 by the Dominion Bridge Company.

 

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50.771719,-112.845062

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