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CBR - Coalbank Slough Bridge

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C.B.R.L. - Coalbank Slough Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff in August 2011

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BH Photo #220495

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Coalbank Slough on Coos Bay Rail Link (CBR) in Coos Bay
Location
Coos Bay, Coos County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914
Railroads
- Coos Bay Rail Link (CBR)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Timber trestle with a steel plate girder swing span (Non-operational).
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 290.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.35956, -124.20711   (decimal degrees)
43°21'34" N, 124°12'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/402185/4801451 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coos Bay
Inventory number
BH 50297 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (13,552)
Built 1914 (751)
Built during 1910s (9,082)
Coos Bay (10)
Coos Bay Rail Link (26)
Coos Bay, Oregon (4)
Coos County, Oregon (25)
Deck girder (4,897)
Girder (8,835)
Have street view (24,552)
Movable (2,795)
Open (37,872)
Oregon (1,071)
Owned by railroad (10,780)
Plate girder (6,732)
Railroad (14,137)
Southern Pacific Railroad (531)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,157)
Swing (1,337)
Timber Trestle (57)
Timber stringer (3,521)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,792)

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 12, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Now open
  • November 21, 2011: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

C.B.R.L. - Coalbank Slough Bridge
Posted July 12, 2013, by B Shetka (bhs4449 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

According to Coos Bay Rail link website, this bridge has been reopened for service. Effective April 29, 2013.

http://www.coosbayraillink.com/