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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
1929 McPhaul (Dome, Gila River)
Yuma, Arizona, USA (Gila River)
Bridgemeister ID:161
Structurae ID:0007346
O'Donnell ID:941
Coordinates:N 32.75969 W 114.42158
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:AAJ, SJR, YS20041217
Principals:Levy Construction Company
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:Closed (last checked, 2008)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:283.5m
Deck width:16f
Notes
  • YS20041217: Renamed McPhaul Bridge in honor of Henry Harrison "Harry" McPhaul, "the only Yuma resident who ever became an Arizona Ranger." Bypassed, 1968. 150 feet of deck damaged by fire, 1990.
Photo by Wynne Johnson Photo by Don Sayenga

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