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UP - Malheur River Bridge #5

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O.E.R.W. - Malheur River Bridge 4th Crossing

Photo taken by Michael Goff in September 2011

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BH Photo #216857

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Overview
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Malheur River on Abandoned Oregon Eastern Railroad
Location
Malheur County, Oregon
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1912, Closed due to flooding 1984, Abandoned 1990
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Steel Fabricator)
Railroads
- Oregon Short Line Railroad (OSL)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 300.0 ft.
Also called
OSL - Malheur River Bridge #5
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.77978, -117.74650   (decimal degrees)
43°46'47" N, 117°44'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/439928/4847684 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Namorf
Inventory number
BH 49799 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2011: Added by Michael Goff

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