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Historic Columbia River Highway, Crown Point Viaduct, Encircling Vista House at Crown Point, Troutdale, Multnomah County, OR



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HB998518
BWPhotos 354569

HB998519
BWPhotos 354570

HB998520
BWPhotos 354571

HB998521
BWPhotos 354572

HB998522
BWPhotos 354573

HB998523
BWPhotos 354574


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Location
Encircling Vista House at Crown Point, Troutdale vicinity, OR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER OR-36-C
Building/structure dates: 1914 initial construction
National Register Number: 83004168
Part of building/structure is in Corbett vicinity, Multnomah County, OR.
Significance: A half-viaduct designed to carry pedestrians around the outer edge of a spiral section of roadway around the top of a 725' promontory on the Historic Columbia River Highway. Ingenious use of reinforced-concrete and rubble masonry to create an aesthetically pleasing structure.

Subjects
Recreation
Pedestrian Bridges
Transportation


Related Names
Lancaster, Samuel C.
Pacific Bridge Company
Ringer, Robert Lee
Oregon Department Of Transportation
Oregon State Highway Commission
Lazarus, Edgar M.
Hadlow, Robert W., Historian
Keiffer, Roger, Photographer
Grogan, Brian, Photographer
Lowe, Jet, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

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