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CSP - Bridge 21-3

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #496610

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unnamed canyon on Camas Prairie Railroad
Location
Lewis County, Idaho
Status
Destroyed by fire. As of 2021 one rail still spans the canyon.
History
Built 1908; destroyed by wildfire 2011
Railroads
- Camas Prairie Railnet (CSP)
- Camas Prairie Railroad (CSP)
- Northern Pacific Railway (NP)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.31491, -116.57924   (decimal degrees)
46°18'54" N, 116°34'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/532395/5129123 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92922 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 8, 2021: New photo from John Bernhisel
  • May 13, 2021: New photos from Wyatt Griffis
  • April 29, 2021: New photos from Wyatt Griffis
  • April 28, 2021: Added by Wyatt Griffis

Sources 

  • Wyatt
  • John Bernhisel - Johnmbernhisel [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

CSP - Bridge 21-3
Posted May 13, 2021, by Wyatt Griffis

This rail has spanned the canyon on its own for 10 years.