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Willapa Hills Trail - Willapa River Bridge #3

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Description 

Relocated from Yellowstone River Bridge near Reed Point, Montana in 1918. Information from NPRHA.org Online Collection

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Willapa River on Willapa Hills Trail
Location
Pacific County, Washington
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Truss originally fabricated 1896; Moved here from Br. #51 near Reed Point, Montana 1918
Builders
- A & P Roberts Co. of Pencoyd, Pennsylvania (Contractor)
- Pencoyd Iron Works of Pencoyd, Pennsylvania (Fabricator)
Railroad
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 261.0 ft.
Also called
NP - Willapa River Bridge #3
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.61264, -123.63920   (decimal degrees)
46°36'46" N, 123°38'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/451054/5162318 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Menlo
Inventory number
BH 60394 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added original location from NP Authorization for Expenditure
  • January 29, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from NP bridge records
  • March 24, 2014: Added by Craig Philpott

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