Bridge across the Columbia River near Astoria, Oreg.
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Bridge across the Columbia River near Astoria, Oreg.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English


  • Bridges,
  • Columbia River,
  • Oregon

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Other titlesBridge across Columbia River near Astoria, Oregon
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination3 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18305567M

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The Astoria-Megler Bridge. The Astoria-Megler Bridge is probably the single most dominate feature in Astoria Oregon, and probably the most beautiful bridge across the Columbia River. It crosses the river close to the mouth of the river. It’s built high enough that most ships can get under it, although some do have to wait for low tide to do so. Astoria-Megler Ferry (Clatsop County, Oregon) Established , Acquired by Oregon Highway Department , Eliminated Lost Ferry across Columbia River on U.S. Astoria Megler Bridge was viewed at the from Coxcomb Hill overlooking Astoria This bridge is an engineering marvel completed in at a construction cost of approximately 24 million USD. This bridge connects Oregon with Washington state in the lower Columbia river.A details are available on the internet but two facts that are worth /5(1K). The Astoria-Megler Bridge stretches miles (21, feet) from Astoria, Oregon, across the mouth of the Columbia River, to Point Ellice, Washington, at Columbia River Mile (RM) The bridge replaced previous ferry lines running from Astoria to main span is a 2,foot steel cantilever through truss, and is flanked by five steel deck trusses, one hundred forty foot.

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