Rio Grand? Bridge at Radium Springs

Rio Grand? Bridge at Radium Springs (HMPKL)

Location: Las Cruces, NM 88007 Dona Ana County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 29.267', W 106° 55.567'

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This structure - one of the best surviving examples of timber and beam bridge construction in the state - was erected in 1933. The superstructure consists of 19 spans, each 25 feet in length. The roadway is 475 feet long. During the 1920s and 30s, timber beam bridges were an economical and easily maintained solution for crossing arroyos and waterways. Although the bridge no longer carries motorized traffic, it continues to serve pedestrians, bicyclists and equestrians.
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 8:35am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 319023 N 3596139
Decimal Degrees32.48778333, -106.92611667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 29.267', W 106° 55.567'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 29' 16.02" N, 106° 55' 34.02" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12417-12469 N Valley Dr, Las Cruces NM 88007, US
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