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Siuslaw River Bridge, Spanning Siuslaw River, Richardson Road, County Ro, Walton, Lane County, OR



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B&W Photos

HB993400
Distant View Of Bridge, Looking North

HB993401
View Of Bridge From The West Bank Of Siuslaw River, Looking North

HB993402
View Of South Elevation, Looking From The East Bank Of Siuslaw River

HB993403
View Of Bridge From The West Bank, Showing The Double Intersection Warren Truss

HB993404
View From The Bridge Deck, Looking East On Richardson Road

HB993405
View Of East Portal (note The Patterns Of The Interior Cross-bracing)

HB993406
View Of West Portal, Looking East On Richardson Road

HB993407
Detail View Of Riveted Connections

HB993408
Detail View Of Riveted Intersection Of Truss Members

HB993409
View Of Upper Portion Of Truss, Showing Cross-brace Connections

HB993410
View Of The Understructures (note The Riveted Truss Member Connections)

HB993411
View Of Coast Bridge Company Nameplate, Dated 1912, On West Portal Of Bridge


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Item Title


Location
County Ro, Walton vicinity, OR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER OR-10
Building/structure dates: 1912 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1956 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1986 subsequent work
Significance: The Siuslaw River Bridge is the oldest extant through truss with riveted connections and one of two steel through truss bridges using the double intersection Warren truss in Oregon.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Indians Of North America
Recreation


Related Names
Coast Bridge Company
Achey , E. D.
Northwest Steel Company
Robertson, Jerry, Photographer
Banks, Maxine, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. DISTANT VIEW OF BRIDGE, LOOKING NORTH
2. VIEW OF BRIDGE FROM THE WEST BANK OF SIUSLAW RIVER, LOOKING NORTH
3. VIEW OF SOUTH ELEVATION, LOOKING FROM THE EAST BANK OF SIUSLAW RIVER
4. VIEW OF BRIDGE FROM THE WEST BANK, SHOWING THE DOUBLE INTERSECTION WARREN TRUSS
5. VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE DECK, LOOKING EAST ON RICHARDSON ROAD
6. VIEW OF EAST PORTAL (NOTE THE PATTERNS OF THE INTERIOR CROSS-BRACING)
7. VIEW OF WEST PORTAL, LOOKING EAST ON RICHARDSON ROAD
8. DETAIL VIEW OF RIVETED CONNECTIONS
9. DETAIL VIEW OF RIVETED INTERSECTION OF TRUSS MEMBERS
10. VIEW OF UPPER PORTION OF TRUSS, SHOWING CROSS-BRACE CONNECTIONS
11. VIEW OF THE UNDERSTRUCTURES (NOTE THE RIVETED TRUSS MEMBER CONNECTIONS)
12. VIEW OF COAST BRIDGE COMPANY NAMEPLATE, DATED 1912, ON WEST PORTAL OF BRIDGE


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