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Dry Canyon Creek Bridge

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Dry Canyon Creek Bridge

July 27, 2008

Photo taken by Michael Goff in July 2008

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BH Photo #118571

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Dry Canyon Creek on Historical Columbia River Highway
Location
Wasco County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1921, Rehabilitation 2017-18.
Builders
- Conde B. McCullough of Redfield, South Dakota (Bridge Engineer)
- Kuckenberg & Wittman of Portland, Oregon (Contractor)
Design
Open-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Span length: 101.1 ft.
Total length: 101.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.68136, -121.30365   (decimal degrees)
45°40'53" N, 121°18'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/632104/5060044 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lyle
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
340
Inventory numbers
OR 00524 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 30175 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 52.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 13, 2018: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Added category "Othmar H. Ammann Nominee"
  • October 25, 2018: New photos from Mike Goff
  • April 10, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • June 11, 2017: New photo from Steven Pavlov
  • June 15, 2016: New photos from Mike Garland
  • April 3, 2013: New Street View added by Mike Goff
  • April 20, 2009: Posted HAER photos
  • September 25, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff: Added Builder
  • July 28, 2008: New photo from Michael Goff
  • July 14, 2008: New photo from Michael Goff
  • July 8, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff
  • June 23, 2008: New photo from Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Historic Highway Bridges of Oregon - Dwight A. Smith, James B. Norman & Pieter T. Dykman, Oregon Historical Society Press, 1989
  • HAER OR-30 - Dry Canyon Creek Bridge, Spanning Dry Canyon Creek at Mosier-Dallas Highway, Rowena vicinity, Wasco County, OR
  • Elegant Arches, Soaring Spans - Robert W. Hadlow, Oregon State University Press, 2001
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Steven Pavlov
  • Richard Doody

Comments 

Dry Canyon Creek Bridge
Posted October 26, 2018, by Dana and Kay Klein

Mike thanks for updated photos, looks like nice rehab!