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Mendenhall River Bridge

Photo 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #367155

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Mendenhall River on Glacier Highway
Location
Juneau Borough, Alaska
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1919; replaced 1931
Design
Kingpost through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+58.37046, -134.60172   (decimal degrees)
58°22'14" N, 134°36'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
8/523298/6470024 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Juneau B-2 SW
Inventory number
BH 74086 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alaska (145)
Beam (12,280)
Built 1919 (463)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Juneau Borough, Alaska (10)
Kingpost truss (140)
Lost (18,947)
Lost 1931 (33)
Lost during 1930s (363)
Replaced by new bridge (12,571)
Through truss (12,952)
Timber stringer (3,377)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2016: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com