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Wailoa Bridge, Spanning Wailoa River at Kamehameha Avenue, Hilo, Hawaii County, HI



B&W Photos

HB382112
Contextual View From County Park, Looking Southeast

HB382113
View From Northwest Side Of Lower Wailoa Boat Harbor, Looking South

HB382114
View Of Approach From Hilo Iron Works, Looking East

HB382115
Kamehameha Avenue View From Park Entrance, Looking East

HB382116
View From West Side Of Bridge, Looking Toward Suisan Fish Market

HB382117
View Along North Side Of Bridge, Looking East

HB382118
Detail Of Engraving Of Erection Date

HB382119
Detail Of Balustrade Along North Side Of Bridge

HB382120
Detail Of Underside Of Bridge

HB382121
Detail Of Engraving On Northeast Corner Of Bridge: 'kamehameha Ave.' And 'wailoa'

HB382122
North Elevation From Northeast Side Of Lower Wailoa Boat Harbor

HB382123
North Elevation From Lihiwai Street

HB382124
View From Kamehameha Avenue/lihiwai Street Intersection, Looking West

HB382125
South Elevation From Kamehameha Avenue/manono Street Intersection

HB382126
South Elevation From Manono Street

HB382127
Looking North From Upper Wailoa Boat Harbor

HB382128
Location And Layout Plan

HB382129
Upstream Elevation

HB382130
Profile Of Mauka Curb

HB382131
Profile Of Hilo Curb

HB382132
Wall Section Details

HB382133
Detail Of Sidewalk And Joint

HB382134
Foundation Plan, Puna Side

HB382135
Section Of Panel Wall And Expansion Joint Details

HB382136
Typical Details Of Reinforced Concrete Piers

HB382137
Hinge And Footing Detail

HB382138
Section Near Gutter

HB382139
Breastwall Sections

HB382140
Sections Through Light Standards And Puna Mauka Wing Wall

HB382141
Elevation Of Light Standards Base And Handrails

HB382142
Details Of Catch Basins And Handrails

HB382143
Various Plans And Sections

HB382144
Various Sections

HB382145
Steel Schedule

HB382146
Steel Schedule, Continued

HB382147
Schedule Of Quantities

HB382148
Key To Photographs


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Wailoa River at Kamehameha Avenue, Hilo, HI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER HI-4
Building/structure dates: 1937 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1975 subsequent work
Significance: Wailoa Bridge and Kamehameha Avenue originally served as the main traffic artery connecting Wainaku Sugar Mill and Kuhio Wharf. Presently, it serves as a major transportation link between Hilo and the rest of the island.

Subjects
Pedestrian Bridges
Bridge Construction
Works Progress Administration


Related Names
Chun, William H.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. CONTEXTUAL VIEW FROM COUNTY PARK, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
2. VIEW FROM NORTHWEST SIDE OF LOWER WAILOA BOAT HARBOR, LOOKING SOUTH
3. VIEW OF APPROACH FROM HILO IRON WORKS, LOOKING EAST
4. KAMEHAMEHA AVENUE VIEW FROM PARK ENTRANCE, LOOKING EAST
5. VIEW FROM WEST SIDE OF BRIDGE, LOOKING TOWARD SUISAN FISH MARKET
6. VIEW ALONG NORTH SIDE OF BRIDGE, LOOKING EAST
7. DETAIL OF ENGRAVING OF ERECTION DATE
8. DETAIL OF BALUSTRADE ALONG NORTH SIDE OF BRIDGE
9. DETAIL OF UNDERSIDE OF BRIDGE
10. DETAIL OF ENGRAVING ON NORTHEAST CORNER OF BRIDGE: 'KAMEHAMEHA AVE.' AND 'WAILOA'
11. NORTH ELEVATION FROM NORTHEAST SIDE OF LOWER WAILOA BOAT HARBOR
12. NORTH ELEVATION FROM LIHIWAI STREET
13. VIEW FROM KAMEHAMEHA AVENUE/LIHIWAI STREET INTERSECTION, LOOKING WEST
14. SOUTH ELEVATION FROM KAMEHAMEHA AVENUE/MANONO STREET INTERSECTION
15. SOUTH ELEVATION FROM MANONO STREET
16. LOOKING NORTH FROM UPPER WAILOA BOAT HARBOR
17. LOCATION AND LAYOUT PLAN
18. UPSTREAM ELEVATION
19. PROFILE OF MAUKA CURB
20. PROFILE OF HILO CURB
21. WALL SECTION DETAILS
22. DETAIL OF SIDEWALK AND JOINT
23. FOUNDATION PLAN, PUNA SIDE
24. SECTION OF PANEL WALL AND EXPANSION JOINT DETAILS
25. TYPICAL DETAILS OF REINFORCED CONCRETE PIERS
26. HINGE AND FOOTING DETAIL
27. SECTION NEAR GUTTER
28. BREASTWALL SECTIONS
29. SECTIONS THROUGH LIGHT STANDARDS AND PUNA MAUKA WING WALL
30. ELEVATION OF LIGHT STANDARDS BASE AND HANDRAILS
31. DETAILS OF CATCH BASINS AND HANDRAILS
32. VARIOUS PLANS AND SECTIONS
33. VARIOUS SECTIONS
34. STEEL SCHEDULE
35. STEEL SCHEDULE, CONTINUED
36. SCHEDULE OF QUANTITIES
37. KEY TO PHOTOGRAPHS


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