Rating:
2 votes

EIRR - Ririe Bridge (A)

Photo 

RirieBridgeA

Photo taken by UltraSparky

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

Enlarge

View this photo on Wikipedia

BH Photo #343137

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span Pegram through truss bridge over Snake River on the Eastern Idaho Railroad - East Belt Branch
Location
Jefferson County, Idaho, and Madison County, Idaho
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1894 as five-span bridge at Nyssa, Oregon; two-spans relocated here 1914
Builders
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
- George Pegram of Council Bluffs, Iowa (Design)
Railroad
- Eastern Idaho Railroad (EIRR)
Design
Two-span Pegram through truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 25, 1997
Also called
Ririe Pegram Truss Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.66639, -111.73869   (decimal degrees)
43°39'59" N, 111°44'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/440444/4835085 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Heise
Inventory numbers
NRHP 97000759 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 43955 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 19, 2017: Updated by J.P.: updated location crosses county line.
  • December 7, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • January 29, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com