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AB-875 Bridge

AB-875 Bridge

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

Bridge Documented: May 30, 2015

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
AB-875 Over Bow River
Location
Rural: Taber District, Alberta and Newell County, Alberta: Canada
Structure Type
14 Panel Rivet-Connected Pennsylvania Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal 10 Panel Rivet-Connected Parker Through Truss, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1929 By Builder/Contractor: Dominion Bridge Company of Montréal, Québec (Dominion Bridge Company of Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1975
Main Span Length
305 Feet (93 Meters)
Structure Length
700 Feet (213 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 2 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This three span truss bridge has one larger central span with a smaller span at each end. Lengths given are estimates. The center span seems to be about 300-305 feet and the smaller spans are about 190-200 feet. The substructure was rebuilt in 1975.

 

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