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Multnomah Creek Bridge

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Multnomah Creek Bridge

July 2, 2008

Photo taken by Michael Goff in July 2008

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BH Photo #116652

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Multnomah Creek on Historical Columbia River Highway
Location
Multnomah County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914
Builders
- Charles H. Purcell (Bridge Engineer)
- Karl P. Billner (Design Engineer)
- Pacific Bridge Co. of Portland, Oregon (Contractor)
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.0 ft.
Total length: 67.0 ft.
Deck width: 21.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.57776, -122.11702   (decimal degrees)
45°34'40" N, 122°07'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/568889/5047514 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Multnomah Falls
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
3,600
Inventory numers
OR 04534 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 30110 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 12.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 8, 2010: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • April 15, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • April 20, 2009: Posted HAER photos
  • September 25, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff: Added Builder
  • July 8, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff
  • July 7, 2008: New photo from Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER OR-36-H - Historic Columbia River Highway, Multnomah Creek Bridge, Historic Columbia River Highway spanning Multnomah, Troutdale vicinity, Multnomah County, OR
  • Historic Highway Bridges of Oregon - Dwight A. Smith, James B. Norman & Pieter T. Dykman, Oregon Historical Society Press, 1989