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Old Rapid River Bridge

Photos 

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Kingpost pony truss bridge over Rapid River on US 95
Location
Idaho County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Wooden kingpost pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.37331, -116.35782   (decimal degrees)
45°22'24" N, 116°21'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/550283/5024622 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93242 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Idaho (552)
Idaho County, Idaho (73)
Kingpost truss (199)
Lost (29,077)
Lost 1926 (75)
Lost during 1920s (679)
One-lane traffic (7,921)
Owned by state (16,591)
Pony truss (17,081)
Replaced by new bridge (19,768)
Truss (35,955)
US 95 (35)
Uncovered wooden truss (155)
Wooden deck (6,174)

Update Log 

  • May 17, 2021: Updated by Wyatt Griffis: Added categories "Wooden deck", "US 95", "One-lane traffic", "Uncovered wooden truss"

Sources 

  • Wyatt