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Dillard Covered Bridge 37-10-32 #2x

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Dillard Covered Bridge over the Umpqua River in Douglas County, Oregon, 1937

Oregon State Archives, Oregon Department of Transportation, OHD0485

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Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over South Umpqua River on Pacific Highway
Location
Dillard, Douglas County, Oregon
Status
Replaced by the 1939 South Umpqua River Bridge
History
Built 1918, Replaced 1939
Builder
- Lewis W. Metzger (Design Engineer)
Design
The South Dillard Covered Bridge was a two span housed timber Howe truss. The bridge was designed by the Oregon State Highway Department and served on the Pacific Highway (US 99) until 1939.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 144.0 ft.
Total length: 288.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.2 ft.
Also called
South Umpqua River Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.08154, -123.38596   (decimal degrees)
43°04'54" N, 123°23'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/468582/4769942 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winston
Inventory numbers
WGCB 37-10-32 #2x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 45567 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2010: Added by Michael Goff

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