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Hellgate Bridge (Old)

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Hellgate Bridge (Old)

Photo from Oregon Historical Society

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BH Photo #532067

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Rogue River on Galice Road
Location
Josephine County, Oregon
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
(1)9-panel, riveted Parker through truss
(2)6-panel, riveted Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.54976, -123.52685   (decimal degrees)
42°32'59" N, 123°31'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/456744/4710952 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98135 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

6-panel truss (889)
9-panel truss (293)
Josephine County, Oregon (22)
Lost (30,636)
Lost 1965 (103)
Lost during 1960s (1,076)
Oregon (1,276)
Owned by county (21,833)
Parker through truss (1,435)
Parker truss (1,831)
Pratt through truss (6,308)
Pratt truss (10,668)
Replaced by new bridge (20,849)
Riveted (2,720)
Rogue River (18)
Through truss (18,260)
Truss (37,313)

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss types & categories "9-panel truss", "Riveted", "6-panel truss"
  • May 26, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs