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McLeod Bridge

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B2

Source: WISAARD

BH Photo #362616

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Hangman Creek on Farmington Road in Tekoa
Location
Whitman County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916
Builders
- Charles G. Huber of Seattle, Washington (Possible Contractor)
- Daniel B. Luten (Patentee)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.21639, -117.06611   (decimal degrees)
47°12'59" N, 117°03'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/494994/5229213 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tekoa
Inventory number
BH 34618 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 58.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
406

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2016: New photos from Nathan Holth

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McLeod Bridge
Posted August 29, 2016, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This may be a bridge referenced in "The Contractor" September 15, 1916 stating that Contractor Charles G. Huber of Seattle (a builder of Luten arch bridges) was awarded a contract ($5,987) for a 70 foot concrete arch bridge across Hangman Creek.

https://books.google.com/books?id=A99aAAAAYAAJ&dq=Charles%20...