Desert View Drive Guardrail – Grand Canyon AZ

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Description

In 1937, the Bureau of Public Roads (BPR) provided a grant to contractor, G. Clay Gates, to build a metal guardrail on part of the Cameron-Desert View approach road to Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona.

“G. Clay Gates, Thermopolis, Wyo., $18,122 low to Bureau of Public Roads, Phoenix, Arizona, for performing the work for placing metal plate guardrail on Sections A, B, C, D, and E of the Cameron-Desert View Approach Road to Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona.”  Western Construction News.

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
18000

Source notes

Western Construction News, January 1937

Project originally submitted by Andrew Laverdiere on June 14, 2017.
Additional contributions by Richard A Walker.

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Location Info


Desert View Dr.
Cameron, AZ 86020

Coordinates: 35.923512, -111.605826

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