The bridge is a 1213-foot long multiple span structure comprised of wood pile trestle approach spans and steel plate deck girder main spans. The roadway accommodates two travel lanes, with a deck width of 26 feet flanked by two 3'-6" sidewalks. The pedestrian railings are precast concrete construction with diamond-shaped rails spanning between square concrete posts (an Oregon standardized bridge railing). Decorative details include stepped railing posts and Art Deco entrance pylons at the four bridge corners. The bridge is a Depression-era structure designed in conjunction with the Bureau of Public Roads.
Length of largest span: 115.2 ft.
Total length: 1,211.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
South Yamhill River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.16851, -123.20800(decimal degrees) 45°10'07" N, 123°12'29" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
USGS topographic map
OR 02434 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 42383 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/1999)
Deck condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Superstructure condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Substructure condition rating: Poor(4 out of 9) Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 49.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
April 20, 2009: Added by Michael Goff
Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com