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St. Maries Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken from Engineering Record July 19, 1913

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BH Photo #500009

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over St. Joseph River
Location
St. Maries, Benewah County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built jointly by the State of Idaho and County of Kootenai
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 228.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.31706, -116.56142   (decimal degrees)
47°19'01" N, 116°33'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/533145/5240491 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
2142 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 93394 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Benewah County, Idaho (19)
Cantilevered (307)
Idaho (533)
Lost (25,531)
Movable (3,021)
Navigable waterway (2,164)
Replaced by new bridge (17,221)
Span length 175-250 feet (1,998)
St. Joseph River (40)
St. Maries, Idaho (1)
Swing (1,486)
Through truss (15,354)
Truss (33,256)

Update Log 

  • June 9, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 9, 2021: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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