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Willapa Hills Trail - Chehalis River Bridge (Adna)

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Chehalis River Bridge near Adna

Courtesy of DiscoverLewisCounty,WA

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BH Photo #465247

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Description 

One of at least three converted truss bridges on this trail. Appears to have been built with a secondhand span in 1926.

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Chehalis River on Willapa Hills Trail (former Northern Pacific Railroad)
Location
Lewis County, Washington
Status
Open for trail usage.
History
Built 1926 using a secondhand span; converted to trail use in 2015.
Railroad
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 923.0 ft.
Also called
Bridge #5
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.63545, -123.08030   (decimal degrees)
46°38'08" N, 123°04'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/493853/5164657 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87915 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from NP bridge records
  • January 25, 2020: New photo from Tony Dillon

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