River Road Bridge

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)

RIVER ROAD BRIDGE

St. George, Utah

LOCATION

River Road Bridge area map

The bridge crosses the Virgin River at River Road, approximately where the old Virgin River Bridge
in St. George was before it washed away.

37° 5' 11.24" North Latitude,   113° 33' 22.98" West Longitude
37.0864° North Latitude,   113.5564° West Longitude
2,574 feet (784 meters) MSL


DESCRIPTION

TBD


HISTORY

The new River Road Bridge was constructed in 1992 to replace the old Virgin River Bridge that washed away
when the Quail Creed Dam failed on January 1, 1989.


PHOTOS

TBD


REFERENCES

Then and now - Crane tips over at River Road Bridge
Article by Jud Burkett in The Spectrum, 9/9/2016