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Horseshoe Bend Bridge

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Horseshoe Bend Bridge

Side elevation

Photo taken by Mike Goff in October 2019

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BH Photo #459809

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete stringer bridge over Malheur River on Abandoned U.S. 20
Location
Malheur County, Oregon
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1932
Design
Concrete stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 170.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Malheur River bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.76917, -118.04722   (decimal degrees)
43°46'09" N, 118°02'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/415714/4846768 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stemler Ridge
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
5
Inventory numbers
OR 01548 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 49768 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Abandoned (3,349)
Beam (14,416)
Built 1932 (917)
Built during 1930s (11,262)
Bypassed (169)
Concrete stringer (687)
Continuous (2,330)
Have street view (25,442)
Malheur County, Oregon (27)
Malheur River (14)
NR-eligible (4,012)
Oregon (1,108)
Owned by state (15,157)
Preserved (1,125)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,618)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,668)
US 20 (76)

Update Log 

  • November 7, 2019: New photos from Mike Goff
  • October 5, 2011: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

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