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Veterans Memorial Bridge

Photos 

Bridge during higher water flow

Photo taken by David Birckhead in May 2006

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BH Photo #132760

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Snake River on Route 50
Location
Twin Falls County, Idaho, and Jerome County, Idaho
History
Built 1966; replaced the older Hansen Bridge which was a suspension bridge built in 1919.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 257.9 ft.
Total length: 762.0 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Also called
Hansen Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.56670, -114.29960   (decimal degrees)
42°34'00" N, 114°17'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/721652/4716234 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kimberly
Elevation
3922 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
ID 14520 (Idaho bridge number)
BH 38984 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 4, 2018: New photos from Leslie R trick
  • July 22, 2015: Updated by David Backlin: Added NBI info
  • March 21, 2012: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • February 1, 2009: Added by David Birckhead

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Sources 

  • David Birckhead
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Leslie R Trick - Leslie [dot] Trick [at] gmail [dot] com