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Ballard Bridge

Photos 

Dedication cermony

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Snake River
Location
Baker County, Oregon, and Adams County, Idaho
Status
demolished when river was dammed; replaced in effect by Oxbow Bridge
History
Built 1927 Dismantled 1965
Design
Camelback through truss
Also called
Ballards Landing Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.04799, -116.81455   (decimal degrees)
45°02'53" N, 116°48'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/514604/4988298 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80774 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Adams County, Idaho (9)
Baker County, Oregon (40)
Built 1927 (898)
Built during 1920s (10,324)
Camelback truss (419)
Idaho (552)
Lost (29,916)
Lost 1965 (99)
Lost during 1960s (1,031)
Oregon (1,268)
Parker through truss (1,421)
Parker truss (1,816)
State line crossing (933)
Through truss (17,796)
Truss (36,690)

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2022: Updated by NE2: wrong location; other corrections
  • March 18, 2018: Added by Leslie R trick

Sources 

  • Leslie R Trick - Leslie [dot] Trick [at] gmail [dot] com
  • NE2