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Shimanek Covered Bridge 37-22-03

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Shimanek Covered Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff on March 20, 2010

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BH Photo #162347

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Overview
Covered Howe through truss bridge over Thomas Creek on Richardson Gap Road
Location
Linn County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1966
Builders
- Hamilton Construction of Springfield, Oregon (Contractor)
- W.A. Palmateer (Design Engineer)
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 130.9 ft.
Total length: 225.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 19, 1987
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.71556, -122.80417   (decimal degrees)
44°42'56" N, 122°48'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/515510/4951371 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scio
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
1,236
Inventory numbers
OR 12965 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
NRHP 87000013 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 44862 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 44.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • March 10, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info & imported photos
  • April 26, 2010: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • April 13, 2010: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Shimanek Covered Bridge - Oregon Covered Bridge Guide
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Richard Doody