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Kaibab Trail Suspension Bridge, Spanning Colorado River, Grand Canyon, Coconino County, AZ

Kaibab Trail Suspension Bridge, Spanning Colorado River, Grand Canyon, Coconino County, AZ

 
 
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Summary

Significance: This is the site of the first bridge crossing of the Colorado River within the Grand Canyon National Park. It comprises an excellent example of an early 20th century suspension bridge designed for light traffic loads.
Survey number: HAER AZ-1
Building/structure dates: 1928 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Bitumuls Corporation
Hazzard Wire Rope Company
Llewellyn Iron Works
National Park Service
Yates-Hulett Paint Company
Lawrence, John H
Way, "Jack"
Webber, Ward P
Jackson, Donald C, transmitter
Yearby, Jean P, transmitter
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Location

Grand Canyon (Ariz. : City)36.05444, -112.14011
Google Map of 36.0544445, -112.1401108
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html