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Coquille River Bridge, Spanning Coquille River at State Route 244, Coquille, Coos County, OR



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Location
Spanning Coquille River at State Route 244, Coquille, OR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER OR-32
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-16).
Building/structure dates: 1922 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1984 subsequent work
Significance: The Coquille River Bridge is on the original route of the Oregon Coast Highway. It is one of the oldest and few remaining swing span bridges in Oregon. It was designed by State Bridge Engineer Conde B. McCullough, an innovative pioneer in twentieth-century American concrete bridge design.

Subjects
Swing Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. General view from east
2. General view from northeast
3. General view from north
4. Roadway approach from south


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