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CORP - Rogue River Bridge

Photos 

Gold Hill Railroad Bridge

September 23, 2007

Photo taken by Michael Goff in September 2007

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BH Photo #118018

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Rogue River on Central Oregon & Pacific Railroad (CORP) in Gold Hill
Location
Gold Hill, Jackson County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905, South span adjusted 1913
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Steel Fabricator)
Railroads
- Central Oregon & Pacific Railroad (CORP)
- Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 565.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Also called
Gold Hill Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.43097, -123.04326   (decimal degrees)
42°25'52" N, 123°02'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/496441/4697629 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gold Hill
Inventory number
BH 36919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2012: New photos from Michael Goff
  • July 23, 2008: Added by Michael Goff

Related Bridges 

Sources 

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

Comments 

CORP - Rogue River Bridge
Posted September 9, 2016, by Niko Lewis (panaurocks [at] gmail [dot] com)

Wasnt there a train derailment on the bridge back in the day and isnt the train still underwater to this day.