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Photos: Washington Bridge girder installation

It was a big job and it was captured in pictures. Crews installed the huge girders for the Washington Street Bridge on the North Metro N Line on August 11, 2016.

Washington Bridge statistics

  • 736 feet long
  • 19 feet wide
  • 7 spans
  • 23 feet above the South Platte River
  • 8,745 tons (17,490,000 pounds)

The bridge is located near Washington and Arkins Court in Denver. The purple train icon highlights the location of the bridge on the map below.