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PCC - South Fork Palouse River Bridge

Photos 

Quarter view from north end.

Photo taken by Kyle Jarvis in July 2015

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BH Photo #339131

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over South Fork Palouse River on Palouse River & Coulee City Railroad
Location
Whitman County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899 by the Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co. (OR&N)
Builders
- Gillette-Herzog Manufacturing Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota
- W.H. Kennedy (Engineer)
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
PCC - Bridge 85.54
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.83838, -117.28203   (decimal degrees)
46°50'18" N, 117°16'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/478493/5187242 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Colfax South
Inventory numbers
PCC Bridge 85.54
BH 69578 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 11, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Riveted"
  • October 8, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added category "Gillette-Herzog Manufacturing Co."
  • October 8, 2015: Added by Kyle Jarvis

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