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Upper West Branch Priest River Bridge

Photos 

Beautiful arch which is completely invisible to drivers.

Photo taken by Kyle Jarvis in August 2013

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BH Photo #338947

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Upper West Branch Priest River on SH 57
Location
Bonner County, Idaho
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1985
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 117.1 ft.
Total length: 295.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.42972, -116.95556   (decimal degrees)
48°25'47" N, 116°57'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/503287/5364064 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Outlet Bay
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
2,100
Inventory numbers
ID 14895 (Idaho bridge number)
BH 14839 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 53.5 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,474)
Bonner County, Idaho (25)
Built 1937 (759)
Built during 1930s (11,161)
Deck arch (10,723)
Have street view (25,195)
Idaho (435)
Open (38,342)
Owned by state (15,027)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,214)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,855)

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2015: New photo from Kyle Jarvis
  • March 1, 2011: New Street View added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kyle Jarvis

Comments 

Upper West Branch Priest River Bridge
Posted February 18, 2019, by John Krizenesky (valhallastar [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I am keenly interested in the history of this bridge. Merry

Contractor and personnel assigned.

Respectfully, John K