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Youngs Bay Bridge (New)

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New Youngs Bay Bridge

from the east

Photo taken by Michael Goff on August 1, 2009

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BH Photo #144292

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Overview
Vertical lift bridge over Youngs Bay on US 101 in Astoria
Location
Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1964
Builder
- Ivan D. Merchant (Bridge Engineer)
Design
Vertical lift
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 152.5 ft.
Total length: 4,208.3 ft. (0.8 mi.)
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.17655, -123.86831   (decimal degrees)
46°10'36" N, 123°52'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/432978/5114030 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Astoria
Inventory numbers
OR 08306 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 29910 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 56.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
13,500

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2017: New photo from Mike Goff
  • February 27, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 10, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • June 18, 2015: New photo from Mike Garland
  • August 26, 2013: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • May 30, 2013: New photo from M. D. Caillet
  • April 20, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • August 5, 2009: New photos from Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

Youngs Bay Bridge (New)
Posted February 26, 2017, by Vickie Daniels (vickiedaniels [at] charter [dot] net)

Do you know where I could find info/photos of the original building of the bridge?