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I-5 - Veterans Bridge


I-5 - Veterans Bridge

South Umpqua Spans from downstream.

Photo taken by Mike Goff in August 2013


BH Photo #271616

Street Views 


Pair of Warren deck truss bridges over South Umpqua River on I-5 in Roseburg
Roseburg, Douglas County, Oregon
Open to traffic
Built 1955; Widend 1976
- Consolidated Western Steel Co. of Los Angeles, California & Orange, Texas (Truss Fabricator)
- Glenn S. Paxson of Salem, Oregon (Bridge Engineer)
- Theodore C. Roake (Design Engineer)
- Walter J. Hart (Bridge Engineer - 1976 Widening)
Warren deck truss
Length of largest span: 142.1 ft.
Total length: 713.9 ft.
Deck width: 44.6 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 100.0 ft.
Also called
South Umpqua River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.21917, -123.35778   (decimal degrees)
43°13'09" N, 123°21'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/470941/4785215 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roseburg East
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
Inventory numbers
OR 07404 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 29960 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 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: 81.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2013: New photos from Mike Goff
  • February 19, 2013: New photo from Mike Goff
  • June 28, 2010: New photos from Michael Goff
  • April 20, 2010: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • March 17, 2009: New photos from Michael Goff

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I-5 - Veterans Bridge
Posted February 20, 2013, by Rebecca Burrow (rgburrow [at] gmail [dot] com)

Nice find on that plaque, Mike. While you were out there, did you happen to get photos of any mill marks? My database is pretty low on later examples. Thanks.