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POVA - Box Canyon Bridge

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Historical Postcard Showing Bridge Construction

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BH Photo #324500

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt deck truss bridge over Box Canyon Resevoir (Pend Oreille River) on Pend Oreille Valley Railroad
Location
Pend Oreille County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Idaho & Washington Northern Railroad (I&WN)
- Pend Oreille Valley Railroad (POVA)
Design
Pratt deck truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982
Also called
MILW - Box Canyon Bridge
I&WN - Pend Oreille River Bridge
POVA - Box Canyon Bridge
POVA - Pend Oreille River Bridge
I&WN - Box Canyon Bridge
POVA - Box Canyon Bridge
MILW - Pend Oreille River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+48.78053, -117.41020   (decimal degrees)
48°46'50" N, 117°24'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/469865/5403140 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
NRHP 82004270 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 67563 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2017: New photos from Kyle Jarvis
  • May 13, 2015: Added by Nathan Holth