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Pacific Highway - NP Overpass

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Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #366297

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Slab bridge over Northern Pacific Railroad on Pacific Highway
Location
Pierce County, Washington
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1918 replacing a wooden overpass; replaced 1927
Builder
- W.J. Murphy of Tacoma, Washington
Design
Girder
Dimensions
Total length: 351.5 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.07287, -122.69383   (decimal degrees)
47°04'22" N, 122°41'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/523245/5213307 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73981 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (11,965)
Built 1918 (440)
Built during 1910s (8,758)
Concrete tee beam (2,191)
Girder (7,961)
Lost (18,683)
Lost 1927 (33)
Lost during 1920s (287)
Pierce County, Washington (105)
Replaced by new bridge (12,382)
Slab (1,527)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,604)
W.J. Murphy (1)
Washington (1,162)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2016: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com