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Allen Street Bridge

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Allen Street Bridge

New Allen Street Bridge, made of steel and cement, under construction, Kelso, 1923 Courtesy Cowlitz Historical Museum

Courtesy Cowlitz Historical Museum and Historylink.org

View this photo at historylink.org

BH Photo #130531

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Cowlitz River on Allen Street in Kelso
Location
Kelso, Cowlitz County, Washington
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in 2000
History
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1970, Replaced 2000
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
Vertical Lift
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 168.0 ft.
Total length: 704.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Also called
Cowlitz River Drawbridge
West Main Street Bridge
Kelso Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.14518, -122.91417   (decimal degrees)
46°08'43" N, 122°54'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/506628/5110181 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kelso
Inventory number
BH 38389 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 29, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • December 17, 2008: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Richard Doody