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MILW - Park Junction Covered Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Nisqually River on former CMStP&P (Milwaukee Road)
Location
Elbe, Pierce County, Washington
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1938 as uncovered bridge; siding added 1960s; Removed ca. 1970
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Howe through truss with timber trestle approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 300.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.75449, -122.13932   (decimal degrees)
46°45'16" N, 122°08'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/565732/5178242 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elbe
Inventory numbers
WGCB WA/47-21-04x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
WGCB WA/27-01x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 70015 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 17, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added link to image + ca. lost date
  • November 17, 2015: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • Lost Bridges - Imagery + Info
  • Luke