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PSAP - Wishkah River Bridge

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PSAP - Wishkah River Bridge

Trains coming through

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #260333

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Description 

Information from NPRHA.org Online Collection

Facts 

Overview
Swing bridge over Wishkah River on Puget Sound and Pacific Railroad
Location
Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Northern Pacific Railway (NP)
- Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad (PSAP)
Design
Swing bridge
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 317.0 ft.
Total length: 1,220.0 ft.
Also called
Bridge 68
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.97459, -123.81015   (decimal degrees)
46°58'29" N, 123°48'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/438378/5202658 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aberdeen
Inventory number
BH 45679 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2022: New photo from Bruce Oldenberg
  • January 29, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from NP bridge records
  • February 17, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • February 17, 2017: New photos from Mike Garland
  • January 1, 2017: New photo from Steven Pavlov
  • December 10, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • February 4, 2011: New photo from K. A. Erickson
  • July 22, 2010: New Street View added by Cliff Darby

Sources 

  • K. A. Erickson
  • Cliff Darby - cliffsta1987 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Steven Pavlov
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Bruce Oldenberg

Comments 

PSAP - Wishkah River Bridge
Posted January 4, 2022, by Bruce Oldenberg

This aerial view is from 2013 from a kite camera, not a self-leveling drone.