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Logan Creek Bridge, Spanning Logan Creek at Going-to-the-Sun Road, West Glacier, Flathead County, MT



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HB748682
View From North Creek Bank Looking Southwest


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Logan Creek at Going-to-the-Sun Road, West Glacier, MT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MT-75
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-9).
Building/structure dates: 1926 initial construction
Significance: The Logan Creek Bridge is one of approximately seventeen prominent masonry and concrete structures on Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park, and is one of the oldest existing bridges on the road. The 51-mile stretch of scenic road is significant as a unique engineering accomplishment of the early twentieth century, and as the first product of a 1925 cooperative agreement between the National Park Service and the Bureau of Public Roads. The Logan Creek Bridge was part of the first contract following the landmark agreement.

Subjects
Arch Bridges
Transportation
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Williams & Douglas
Bureau Of Public Roads
Peters, W. G.
Stupich, Martin, Photographer
Ivanisevic, Tajda, Delineator
Debnam, Albert, Delineator
Steen, Kathryn, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. View from north creek bank looking southwest


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