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OSL - American Falls Pegram Deck Truss

Photo 

Public Domain: Photo taken by Charles Roscoe Savage prior to 1923; Provided by the Harold B. Lee Library Tom Perry Special Collections

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BH Photo #438714

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pegram deck truss bridge over American Falls on Oregon Short Line Railroad
Location
Power County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1883; Pegram trusses added 1894; Whipple deck truss replaced in 1902; Replaced 1911
Builders
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
- George Pegram of Council Bluffs, Iowa
Railroad
- Oregon Short Line Railroad (OSL)
Design
Pegram deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.77774, -112.87426   (decimal degrees)
42°46'40" N, 112°52'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/346680/4737837 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83553 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2018: New photo from Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke