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Meeker Drive Bridge

Meeker Drive Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: August 31, 2018

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Meeker Drive Over Kalama River
Location
Rural: Cowlitz County, Washington: United States
Structure Type
Metal 8 Panel Rivet-Connected Polygonal Warren Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Pre-Stressed Concrete Stringer (Multi-Beam), Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1952 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown and Engineer/Design: Washington Department of Highways

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1971
Main Span Length
242 Feet (73.8 Meters)
Structure Length
441 Feet (134.4 Meters)
Roadway Width
28 Feet (8.53 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 3 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
84188000000000

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Only a few photos from I-5 are available of this bridge. It is a representative example of a mid 20th century truss bridge in Washington. Washington State built more truss bridges in the mid 20th century than most states. View the WA-153 Bridge's page if you would like to see a full photo-documentation of a similar example of this state-standard truss bridge design.

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