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Rouge River Bridge, Spanning Rouge River on Depot Street, Rogue River, Jackson County, OR



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Item Title


Location
Spanning Rouge River on Depot Street, Rogue River, OR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER OR-134
Building/structure dates: 1950 initial construction
Significance: Completed in 1950, the Rogue River (Depot Street) Bridge is a substantially intact example of the once common steel thru-truss bridges that were built throughout Oregon by the State Highway Department during the mid-20th century. A Parker-type steel thru-truss, the Rogue River structure is one of four steel thru-truss bridges remaining in Jackson County, Oregon.

Subjects
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Paxson, G. S.
Virginia Bridge Company
Lindstrom Brothers, Inc.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
Topographic view of the Depot Street Bridge, with Interstate 5 and City of Rogue River in background, view looking northwest.
General perspective view of the Depot Street Bridge, view looking northwest.
General perspective view of the Depot Street Bridge, view looking northeast.
General perspective view of the Depot Street Bridge, view looking southwest.
Approach view of the Depot Street Bridge, view looking south on Depot Street.
Elevation view of the Depot Street Bridge, view looking west.
Substructure view of main through truss span, view looking northwest.
Substructure view of the reinforced concrete T-beam approach spans, view looking north.
Detail view of main through truss span.
Detail view of truss portal and deck.
Detail view of trusswork.
Detail view of bridge manufacturer's plaque.
Detail view of pedestrian railing.


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