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Post Falls Power Plant Bridge

Photos 

Contextual View, Looking Downstream (Northerly) Of The Concrete Arch ('One-Way Bridge') That Provides Private (Wwp) Access To The Middle Channel Of The Post Falls Power Plant.

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #196416

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Spokane River on W 4th Avenue
Location
Post Falls, Kootenai County, Idaho
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1929
Builder
- Washington Water Power Co. (Builder)
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Total length: 221.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 20, 1996
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.71126, -116.95626   (decimal degrees)
47°42'41" N, 116°57'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/503280/5284210 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Post Falls
Inventory numbers
NRHP 96001507 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 48525 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 21, 2019: New photos from John Bernhisel
  • April 5, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • November 27, 2012: New photo from Adam
  • March 29, 2011: Added by Michael Goff

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Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER ID-32-D - Washington Water Power Company Post Falls Power Plant, Concrete Arch Bridge, West of intersection of Spokane & Fourth Streets, Post Falls, Kootenai County, ID
  • Adam
  • Richard Doody
  • John Bernhisel - Johnmbernhisel [at] gmail [dot] com