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PCC - South Fork Palouse River Bridge

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South Fork Palouse River Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2014

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over South Fork Palouse River on Palouse River & Coulee City Railroad
Location
Colfax, Whitman County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Builder
- Gillette-Herzog Manufacturing Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Railroads
- Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co. (OR&N)
- Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation Co. (OWR&N)
- Palouse River & Coulee City Railroad (PCC)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
OWR&N - South Fork Palouse River Bridge
UP - South Fork Palouse River Bridge
OR&N - South Fork Palouse River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.88785, -117.36652   (decimal degrees)
46°53'16" N, 117°21'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/472076/5192766 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Colfax North
Inventory number
BH 67434 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 6, 2015: Added by C Hanchey

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