Deer Creek Bridge, Spanning Deer Creek at East Side Highway, Longmire, Pierce County, WA
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Spanning Deer Creek at East Side Highway, Longmire vicinity, WA
Find maps of Longmire, WA
Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER WA-57
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N58).
Building/structure dates: 1938 initial construction
Significance: The Deer Creek Bridge is one of the larger "rustic style" bridges in Mount Rainier National Park. The reinforced concrete semi-elliptical arch bridge is faced in native conglomerate, and the rough stone veneer helps the structure blend into its rugged setting.
Concrete Arch Bridges
Public Roads Administration
Sam Orino Construction Company
Kinney, E. D.
Forrest, George B.
LeSeur, W. B.
Quin, Richard H., Historian
Fish, Bryan D., Delineator
Trettel, Daniela, Delineator
Dickson, Julie Ann, Delineator
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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