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UP - Joso High Bridge

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Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Massive deck truss bridge over Snake River on the Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Walla Walla County, Washington, and Franklin County, Washington
Status
Open to railroad traffic
History
Built 1914
Builders
- Kelly-Atkinson Construction Co. of Chicago, Illinois
- Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co. of Leavenworth, Kansas
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 3,920.0 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.59358, -118.22848   (decimal degrees)
46°35'37" N, 118°13'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/405898/5160734 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Starbuck West
Inventory number
BH 38418 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 27, 2012: New photos from Adam
  • September 21, 2011: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • December 22, 2008: Added by James Baughn

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Sources 

  • HAER WA-132 - Joso High Bridge
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Adam