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OSL - Ontario Pegram Truss

Photo 

BH Photo #423584

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pegram through truss bridge over Snake River on Oregon Short Line Railroad
Location
Ontario, Malheur County, Oregon, and Payette County, Idaho
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1894; Replaced 1914, some trusses relocated
Builders
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
- George Pegram of Council Bluffs, Iowa
Railroads
- Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co. (OR&N)
- Oregon Short Line Railroad (OSL)
- Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation Co. (OWR&N)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pegram through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.04195, -116.95640   (decimal degrees)
44°02'31" N, 116°57'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/503493/4876533 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Payette
Inventory number
BH 70198 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • April 14, 2018: New photo from Leslie R trick
  • December 7, 2015: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Elizabeth's Shops - Image
  • Leslie R Trick - Leslie [dot] Trick [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

OSL - Ontario Pegram Truss
Posted November 2, 2021, by Geoff Hubbs (geoffrey [dot] hubbs [at] att [dot] net)

Luke- Thanks, I suspected it might have been the next bridge north.

OSL - Ontario Pegram Truss
Posted November 1, 2021, by Luke

Geoff, your postcard was over the Payette, which I just made an entry for. https://bridgehunter.com/id/payette/osl-payette-pegram/