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UP - North Fork Middle Fork Willamette River Bridge

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Westfir Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff on July 16, 2009

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BH Photo #143088

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Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over North Fork Middle Fork Willamette River on Union Pacific Railroad in Westfir
Location
Westfir, Lane County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabricator)
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Single Warren deck truss main span with two plate girder approach spans.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 315.0 ft.
Also called
Westfir Railroad Bridge
North Fork Middle Fork Willameete River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.75972, -122.49417   (decimal degrees)
43°45'35" N, 122°29'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/540718/4845310 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Westfir East
Elevation
1082.0 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 43041 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 30, 2017: Updated by Janis Ford: Corrected typo in Design Description
  • August 15, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • July 22, 2009: Updated by Michael Goff
  • July 20, 2009: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

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