South Platte River Bridges

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South Platte River Bridges
Old and New Bridges South Platte River Bridges.jpg
Old and new South Platte River Bridges
South Platte River Bridges is located in Colorado
South Platte River Bridges
Nearest city Denver, Colorado
Coordinates 39°44′36″N 105°0′56″W / 39.74333°N 105.01556°W / 39.74333; -105.01556Coordinates: 39°44′36″N 105°0′56″W / 39.74333°N 105.01556°W / 39.74333; -105.01556
Area 1.6 acres (0.65 ha)
Built 1951
Architect Crocker & Ryan; et al.
Architectural style Girder-ribbed deck arch
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges in Colorado MPS
NRHP Reference #


CSRHP # 5DV.7072
Added to NRHP October 15, 2002

South Platte River Bridges(also known as the Bronco Arch Bridge) were a pair of historic arch bridges over the South Platte River on the Valley Highway in Denver, Colorado. In 2011, a replacement project of these bridges began due to poor condition of the structures.[2]


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