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Banks-Vernonia Trail - Buxton Trestle

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Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Mendenhall Creek on Banks-Vernonia Trail
Location
Washington County, Oregon
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1920
Railroads
- Portland, Astoria, & Pacific Railroad (PA&P)
- Rail-to-trail
- Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway (SPS)
- Vernonia, South Park, & Sunset Railroad (VSP&S)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 700.0 ft.
Total length: 700.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.69747, -123.18215   (decimal degrees)
45°41'51" N, 123°10'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/485819/5060451 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
80 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 64479 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2014: Added by Luke

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  • Luke