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White River Bridge

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White River Bridge

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Photo taken by K. A. Erickson in March 2012

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BH Photo #320833

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Overview
Through truss bridge over White River on WA 410 in Buckley
Location
Pierce County, Washington, and King County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 292.0 ft.
Deck width: 32.2 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.17416, -122.02329   (decimal degrees)
47°10'27" N, 122°01'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/574010/5224919 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Buckley
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
19,698
Inventory number
BH 34469 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2015: New photos from K. A. Erickson

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Comments 

White River Bridge
Posted April 23, 2015, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Just in case anyone is wondering, the white triangle lines drawn on the vertical members and sway bracing in the below photos are guides used for applying heat during heat straightening. See the last video on this page: http://www.historicbridgerestoration.com/restorationmedia/vi...

White River Bridge
Posted April 22, 2015, by K. A. Erickson

Damage was more severe than they originally thought thus the costs for repair have gone up. Temporary fix in place for now. This bridge recently made a list of bridges to fix/resurface/replace by ~ 2020. There is too much traffic in the area already and no new infrastructure to handle any planned future growth.

White River Bridge
Posted April 4, 2015, by K. A. Erickson

Took a hit the other day.

http://www.thenewstribune.com/2015/04/04/3724529_cracks-on-w...

"... closed for several days after a routine inspection Saturday revealed damage to the bridge’s overhead support structure."

"We do have a pretty significant bend," said Travis Phelps, spokesman for the state Transportation Department.

But they plan to make repairs. Rest at link above.