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McCord Creek Bridge

Photos 

McCord Creek Bridge

University of Oregon Libraries, Columbia River Highway, ORU_WTXT_021

Photo from the University of Oregon photo Database

BH Photo #118775

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Concrete deck girder bridge over McCord Creek on Historic Columbia River Highway (US 30)
Location
Multnomah County, Oregon
Status
Replaced by new bridge in 1997
History
Built in 1915 as part of the Columbia River Highway, Roadway widend in late 1940's, Replaced in 1997.
Builders
- Charles H. Purcell (Bridge Engineer)
- Karl P. Billner (Design Engineer)
- Robert Wakefield of Portland, Oregon (Contractor)
Design
Concrete deck girder
Dimensions
Total length: 365.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.61465, -121.99726   (decimal degrees)
45°36'53" N, 121°59'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/578181/5051723 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tanner Butte
Inventory number
BH 36968 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2009: Posted HAER photos
  • November 24, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff
  • August 19, 2008: New photo from Michael Goff
  • July 29, 2008: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER OR-135 - McCord Creek Bridge, Spanning McCord Creek at Milepost 38.62 on Old Col, Warrendale vicinity, Multnomah County, OR