F Street Bridge (Salida, Colorado)

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F Street Bridge
F Street Bridge Salida CO.jpg
F Street Bridge (Salida, Colorado) is located in Colorado
F Street Bridge (Salida, Colorado)
F Street Bridge (Salida, Colorado) is located in the US
F Street Bridge (Salida, Colorado)
Location F St., Salida, Colorado
Coordinates 38°32′16″N 105°59′33″W / 38.53778°N 105.99250°W / 38.53778; -105.99250Coordinates: 38°32′16″N 105°59′33″W / 38.53778°N 105.99250°W / 38.53778; -105.99250
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1907
Architect Denver & Rio Grande Railroad; Pueblo Bridge Co.
Architectural style Luten Arch
MPS Vehicular Bridges in Colorado TR
NRHP Reference #

85000192

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CSRHP # 5CF.406.75
Added to NRHP February 04, 1985

The F Street Bridge in Salida, Colorado is a closed spandrel concrete arch bridge built in 1907 by the Pueblo Bridge Company. The design also known as a Luten Arch was patented in 1907 by Daniel Luten. The bridge with 2 spans and a total length of 60 feet (18 m) is believed to be the first bridge of this type built by the company.

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.