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UP - John Day River Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Two bridges John Day river railroad bridge in background

BH Photo #416170

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over John Day River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Sherman County, Oregon, and Gilliam County, Oregon
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1907; Replaced 1967
Railroads
- Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co. (OR&N)
- Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation Co. (OWR&N)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss
Also called
OWR&N - John Day River Bridge
OR&N - John Day River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.79590, -120.01810   (decimal degrees)
45°47'45" N, 120°01'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/731739/5075695 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Heppner Junction
Inventory number
BH 67446 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 12, 2018: New photo from Leslie R trick

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Leslie R trick