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Whitebird Creek Bridge

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Whitebird Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Karl Sweitzer

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BH Photo #142513

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Whitebird Creek on River Road (Old US 95)
Location
Idaho County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1922; Replaced 2012
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.75778, -116.30944   (decimal degrees)
45°45'28" N, 116°18'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/553704/5067367 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
White Bird
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
220
Inventory numbers
ID 29405 (Idaho bridge number)
BH 14906 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2009)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1922 (681)
Built during 1920s (9,702)
Idaho (445)
Idaho County, Idaho (41)
Lost (23,418)
Lost 2012 (361)
Lost during 2010s (3,043)
One-lane traffic (7,547)
Pony truss (15,899)
Replaced by new bridge (15,638)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,821)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,088)
Truss (31,955)
US 95 (17)
Warren pony truss (3,265)
Warren truss (6,395)

Update Log 

  • January 6, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added loss date
  • July 12, 2009: Updated by Karl Sweitzer: Corrected design

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Sources 

  • Karl Sweitzer - kesc [at] pacbell [dot] net
  • Luke