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Mill Creek Bridge

Photo 

Mill Creek Loon Lake

Photo from USFS: Timber Bridges, Design, Construction, Inspection & Maintenace

Photo courtesy of the U.S. Forest Sevice

View this photo at fpl.fs.fed.us

BH Photo #232846

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber arch bridge over Mill Creek on Loon Lake Rd
Location
Douglas County, Oregon
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1947, Replaced 1967
Builders
- Glenn S. Paxson of Salem, Oregon (Bridge Engineer)
- Timber Structures Inc. of Portland, Oregon (Arch Design/Fabrication)
Design
100-foot glu-laminated timber deck arch with 114-feet of timber trestle approach spans.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 219.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
Loon Lake Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.59861, -123.84556   (decimal degrees)
43°35'55" N, 123°50'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/431752/4827640 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Loon Lake
Inventory number
BH 52596 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 31, 2012: Added by Mike Goff

Sources 

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