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Fessenden Street Bridge

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Fesenden Street Bridge

from the Lombard Street Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff on September 4, 2009

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BH Photo #145987

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Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over BNSF Railway on Fessenden Street in Portland
Location
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Builder
- Ralph Modjeski of Bochnia, Poland (Engineer)
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 164.1 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.59167, -122.72889   (decimal degrees)
45°35'30" N, 122°43'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/521146/5048716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Portland
Inventory number
BH 29875 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 49.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
4,931

Update Log 

  • September 8, 2010: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • September 8, 2009: New photos from Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Historic Highway Bridges of Oregon - Dwight A. Smith, James B. Norman & Pieter T. Dykman, Oregon Historical Society Press, 1989