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Auwaiakeakua Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken October 1997 by David Franzen for the Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #101692

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost wooden bridge over Auwaiakekua Gulch on Mamalahoa Road
Location
Hawaii County, Hawaii
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1940
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 19.0 ft.
Total length: 99.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+19.87518, -155.72258   (decimal degrees)
19°52'31" N, 155°43'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
5/214897/2199972 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nohonaohae
Inventory number
BH 12645 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (11,970)
Built 1940 (913)
Built during 1940s (3,571)
HAER documented (1,096)
Hawaii (200)
Hawaii County, Hawaii (79)
Lost (18,696)
Span length under 25 feet (5,769)
Timber stringer (3,342)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,941)

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2006: Posted HAER photos