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This is a list of the only bridge from the suspension bridge inventory crossing Gila River. Please note that different rivers with the same name will be grouped together. For example, selecting 'Bear Creek' shows bridges across several different Bear Creeks. Also, similarly named rivers are grouped separately. For example, 'River Dee' (UK) bridges are grouped separately from 'Dee River' (Australia) bridges. Wherever you see a "Bridgemeister ID" number you can click it to isolate the bridge on its own page. Click here to go to the list of crossings.
1929 McPhaul (Dome, Gila River)
Yuma, Arizona, USA (Gila River)
Bridgemeister ID:161
Structurae ID:0007346
O'Donnell ID:941
Coordinates:N 32.75969 W 114.42158
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
References:AAJ, SJR, YS20041217
Principals:Levy Construction Company
Use:Vehicular (one-lane)
Status:Closed (last checked, 2008)
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:283.5m
Deck width:16f
  • YS20041217: Renamed McPhaul Bridge in honor of Henry Harrison "Harry" McPhaul, "the only Yuma resident who ever became an Arizona Ranger." Bypassed, 1968. 150 feet of deck damaged by fire, 1990.
Photo by Wynne Johnson Photo by Don Sayenga

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