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South Slough Bridge

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South Slough bridge

Oregon

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #292375

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Overview
Lost through truss swing span bridge over South Slough on Cape Arago Highway
Location
Charleston, Coos County, Oregon
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1934, Replaced 1991
Builder
- Conde B. McCullough of Redfield, South Dakota (Bridge Engineer)
Design
160-ft Steel through truss swing span with 1254-ft timber trestle approach spans.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 1,414.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.3 ft.
Also called
Charleston Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.33902, -124.32185   (decimal degrees)
43°20'20" N, 124°19'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/392852/4799312 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Charleston
Inventory numbers
OR 01940 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 62664 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 25, 2014: Added by Mike Goff

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Sources 

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