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Thomas Creek Bridge

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Thomas Creek Bridge

From Thomas Creek Beach

Photo taken by Mike Goff in August 2013

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BH Photo #271622

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Overview
Continuous Warren deck truss bridge over Thomas Creek on US 101
Location
Curry County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1961
Builder
- Ivan D. Merchant (Bridge Engineer)
Design
Continuous Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 371.0 ft.
Total length: 956.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.16593, -124.35927   (decimal degrees)
42°09'57" N, 124°21'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/387720/4669093 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carpenterville
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
5,300
Inventory numbers
OR 08459 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 29938 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
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: 50.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1961 (215)
Built during 1960s (1,910)
Continuous (2,319)
Continuous truss (173)
Curry County, Oregon (11)
Deck truss (1,605)
Have street view (25,414)
Ivan D. Merchant (11)
Open (38,217)
Oregon (1,099)
Owned by state (15,131)
Riveted (2,052)
Span length 250-500 feet (1,110)
Tall Bridges (319)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,660)
Truss (31,236)
US 101 (105)
Warren deck truss (577)
Warren truss (6,251)

Update Log 

  • May 10, 2018: New photos from Mike Garland
  • October 20, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 9, 2013: New photos from Mike Goff
  • June 18, 2013: New photos from Mike Goff
  • April 28, 2011: New photos from Michael Goff
  • December 15, 2008: New photos from Michael Goff
  • October 27, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff
  • June 12, 2008: New photos from Michael Goff
  • June 10, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia - Thomas Creek Bridge
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net