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CORP - West Fork Cow Creek Bridge

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West Fork Cow Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff in November 2010

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BH Photo #185141

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Overview
Warren through truss bridge over West Fork Cow Creek on Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad (CORP)
Location
Douglas County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905
Railroads
- Central Oregon & Pacific Railroad (CORP)
- Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
The West Fork Cow Creek Bridge is a riveted Warren through truss built in 1905. The structure is unique due to the riveted connections, which differ from the pin-connected members of other bridges along this section of the Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad.
Dimensions
Span length: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.81170, -123.60155   (decimal degrees)
42°48'42" N, 123°36'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/450819/4740080 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rabbit Mountain
Inventory number
BH 46825 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2010: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com