Laughingwater Creek Bridge, Spanning Laughingwater Creek at East Side Highway, Packwood, Lewis County, WA
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Spanning Laughingwater Creek at East Side Highway, Packwood vicinity, WA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER WA-55
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N56).
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1994 demolished
Significance: The longest continuous beam concrete girder bridge in the Northwest at the time of construction, Laughingwater Creek Bridge is one of only three historic exposed concrete spans in a park generally characterized by "rustic style" structures.
Concrete Girder Bridges
Polk, C. G.
Simpson, W. D.
Joplin & Elder
Bureau Of Public Roads
Wall, J. A.
Quin, Richard, 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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