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UP - Hood River Bridge

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Union Pacific Railroad Bridge

from southeast

Photo taken by Michael Goff on January 10, 2009

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BH Photo #132309

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Hood River on Union Pacific Railroad in Hood River
Location
Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Bridge Fabricator)
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
The Union Pacific Railroad Bridge at Hood River is a three spans bridge consisting of one standard Warren through truss with verticals and two plate girder approach spans. The bridge is of a standard style used by the railroads in the early twentieth century.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.0 ft.
Total length: 275.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.70943, -121.50698   (decimal degrees)
45°42'34" N, 121°30'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/616211/5062848 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hood River
Inventory number
BH 38507 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • April 3, 2013: New Street View added by Mike Goff
  • January 12, 2009: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com