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North Fork Quartz Creek Bridge

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North Fork Quartz Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff on October 19, 2009

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over North Fork Quartz Creek on U.S. 26
Location
Clatsop County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Builder
- Glenn S. Paxson of Salem, Oregon (State Bridge Engineer)
Design
The North Fork Quartz Creek Bridge is a 14-span steel deck girder bridge with steel truss towers. This type of structure was common in Oregon in the later 1930's. Other examples of this type of structure are the Necarney Creek Bridge on US 101 in Tillamook County, and the replaced Whitewater Creek Bridge in Marion County.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 105.0 ft.
Total length: 835.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.84139, -123.51778   (decimal degrees)
45°50'29" N, 123°31'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/459792/5076555 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elsie
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
6,000
Inventory numbers
OR 02164 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 43520 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 42.4 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 27, 2010: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • October 20, 2009: Added by Michael Goff

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