HistoricBridges.org Menu: HistoricBridges.org Menu:


We Recommend These Resources:
Bach Steel - Experts at historic truss bridge restoration.

HistoricBridges.org: Bridge Browser

Marion Street Bridge

Marion Street Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: September 2, 2018

View Photos
and Videos
View Maps
and Links

Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Marion Street Over Willamette River
Location
Salem: Marion County, Oregon and Polk County, Oregon: United States
Structure Type
Metal Rivet-Connected Deck Girder, Fixed (Span Drive) and Approach Spans: Concrete T-Beam, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1953 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown and Engineer/Design: Glenn S. Paxson (Oregon State Highway Commission)

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1984
Main Span Length
252 Feet (76.8 Meters)
Structure Length
2,393 Feet (729.4 Meters)
Roadway Width
56 Feet (17.07 Meters)
Spans
4 Main Span(s) and 31 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
07253B

Historic Significance Rating (HSR)
View Information About HSR Ratings

Bridge Documentation

View Archived National Bridge Inventory Report - Has Additional Details and Evaluation

This riveted deck plate girder bridge was widened on one side with modern girders in 1984. The south side has the new girders. The north side, where the original riveted girders are also retains the original railings. Fortunately, the north side is the side of this bridge most readily visible to the public from the park and walkways north of the bridge, so despite this major alteration the bridge still displays the same general appearance on the north side so the consequences of the alteration are relatively minimal.

Above: A photo of the previous bridge at this location, from a State Highway Commission Biennial Report.

Divider

Photo Galleries and Videos: Marion Street Bridge

 
View Photo Gallery
Bridge Photo-Documentation
Original / Full Size Photos
A collection of overview and detail photos. This gallery offers photos in the highest available resolution and file size in a touch-friendly popup viewer. Alternatively, Browse Without Using Viewer
View Photo Gallery
Bridge Photo-Documentation
Mobile Optimized Photos
A collection of overview and detail photos. This gallery features data-friendly, fast-loading photos in a touch-friendly popup viewer. Alternatively, Browse Without Using Viewer

Divider

Maps and Links: Marion Street Bridge

Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):

View Bridge Location In:

Bridgehunter.com: View listed bridges within a half mile of this bridge.

Bridgehunter.com: View listed bridges within 10 miles of this bridge.

Google Maps

Google Streetview (If Available)

Bing Maps

OpenStreetMap

Apple Maps (Via DuckDuckGo Search)

Apple Maps (Apple devices only)

MapQuest

HERE We Go Maps

ACME Mapper

Waze Map

Android: Open Location In Your Map or GPS App

Flickr Gallery (Find Nearby Photos)

Wikimedia Commons (Find Nearby Photos)

Directions Via Sygic For Android

Directions Via Sygic For iOS and Android Dolphin Browser

USGS National Map (United States Only)

Historical USGS Topo Maps (United States Only)

CalTopo Maps (United States Only)


Divider
 
Home Top

Divider

About - Contact

© Copyright 2003-2021, HistoricBridges.org. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer: HistoricBridges.org is a volunteer group of private citizens. HistoricBridges.org is NOT a government agency, does not represent or work with any governmental agencies, nor is it in any way associated with any government agency or any non-profit organization. While we strive for accuracy in our factual content, HistoricBridges.org offers no guarantee of accuracy. Information is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. Information could include technical inaccuracies or errors of omission. Opinions and commentary are the opinions of the respective HistoricBridges.org member who made them and do not necessarily represent the views of anyone else, including any outside photographers whose images may appear on the page in which the commentary appears. HistoricBridges.org does not bear any responsibility for any consequences resulting from the use of this or any other HistoricBridges.org information. Owners and users of bridges have the responsibility of correctly following all applicable laws, rules, and regulations, regardless of any HistoricBridges.org information.

Admin Login

Divider