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Wood River Trail - Cold Springs Pegram Bridge

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Photo taken by Elizabeth and Don DeLambert in March 2011

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BH Photo #200313

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Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Pegram through truss bridge over Big Wood River on a pedestrian trail
Location
Blaine County, Idaho
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1894 as part of a five-span bridge at Ontario, Oregon; one span relocated here 1917; rail line discontinued 1981; converted to pedestrian use 1984
Builders
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
- George Pegram of Council Bluffs, Iowa (Design)
Railroads
- Oregon Short Line Railroad (OSL)
- Rail-to-trail
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pegram through truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 25, 1997
Also called
Cold Springs Pegram Truss Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.65403, -114.34944   (decimal degrees)
43°39'15" N, 114°20'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/713740/4836861 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sun Valley
Inventory numbers
NRHP 97000762 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 43960 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 5, 2011: New photos from Clark Vance
  • March 27, 2011: New photo from Clark Vance
  • April 21, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • April 19, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • January 29, 2010: Added by James Baughn

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