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Bonners Ferry Bridge

Photos 

Bridge Substructure, South End West Side

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #118397

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost five-span Parker through truss bridge over Kootenai River on US 95 in Bonners Ferry
Location
Bonners Ferry, Boundary County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1932-33; rehabilitated 1970; replaced 1984
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York
- Puget Construction Co.
Design
Five riveted Parker through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.0 ft.
Total length: 1,256.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.69833, -116.31167   (decimal degrees)
48°41'54" N, 116°18'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/550649/5394150 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bonners Ferry
Inventory number
BH 36934 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2011: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • July 26, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • HAER ID-5 - Bonner's Ferry Bridge, Spanning Kootenai River, Bonners Ferry, Boundary County, ID
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com