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Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail - Hall Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Gene Bisbee

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BH Photo #242371

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Hall Creek on Trail
Location
King County, Washington
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Middle span built in 1998 after a 1988 storm caused a mudslide that destoyed the original middle spans.
Builder
- Boss Construction, Inc. (Modern Center Span Contractor)
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
MILW - Hall Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.43297, -121.65803   (decimal degrees)
47°25'59" N, 121°39'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/601196/5254153 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chester Morse Lake
Inventory number
BH 53689 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2019: Updated by Luke: Refined history per forum comment
  • November 4, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • September 28, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

Comments 

Iron Horse Trail - Hall Creek Bridge
Posted July 12, 2019, by Anonymous

The missing mid span was actually replaced in 1998-99. The middle 2 spans and support structure were taken out by a mudslide in 1988.