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UP - Grace Pegram Truss Bridge

Photo 

NRHP Nomination Form

View this photo at history.idaho.gov

BH Photo #376715

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pegram through truss bridge over Bear River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Grace, Caribou County, Idaho
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1894 at Georgetown, Idaho; relocated here ca. 1913
Builder
- George Pegram of Council Bluffs, Iowa (Design)
Railroads
- Oregon Short Line Railroad (OSL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pegram through truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 25, 1997
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.58494, -111.73567   (decimal degrees)
42°35'06" N, 111°44'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/439634/4714987 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grace
Inventory numbers
NRHP 97000758 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 43958 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,222)
Abandoned (3,049)
Built 1894 (209)
Built during 1890s (2,487)
Caribou County, Idaho (5)
George Pegram (14)
Grace, Idaho (3)
Idaho (380)
NR-listed (2,841)
Oregon Short Line Railroad (28)
Pegram truss (15)
Pin-connected (3,300)
Preserved (1,069)
Railroad (13,216)
Relocated (644)
Through truss (12,948)
Truss (29,543)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,932)

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • January 29, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Luke