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Snake River Bridge (Old)

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Published prior to 1923

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Snake River on US-12
Location
Lewiston, Asotin County, Washington, and Nez Perce County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1899; replaced 1939
Builder
- Lewiston Concord Bridge Co. of Lewiston, Idaho
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 1,700.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.42049, -117.03668   (decimal degrees)
46°25'14" N, 117°02'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/497181/5140769 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74006 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 3, 2016: Updated by Luke: Noted that the bridge was cantilevered and the first to cross the river
  • October 3, 2016: Added by Dave King

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