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Thunder River Bridge - 1967 - Blue River, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 52° 13.439 W 119° 13.025
11U E 348565 N 5788266
Quick Description: About 14 kilometres north on the Yellowhead Highway from the town of Blue River is Thunder River.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 9/3/2019 1:24:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM1181T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Over Thunder River is a steel girder bridge with the year of construction, 1967, inscribed in each of the two stepped concrete corner posts which face traffic. Just over 800 metres southwest of the bridge Thunder River ceases to exist, as it empties into the North Thompson River, the main river which drains the entire area of eastern British Columbia north of Kamloops.

The bridge is only about 22 metres, or 75 feet, in length. With steel guard rails spanning the length between corner posts, this is a very typical small BC Highway bridge. One may safely pull off the road at the end of the barriers off each end of the bridge.

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Date built or dedicated as indicated on the date stone or plaque.: 1967

Date stone, plaque location.: Each corner post facing traffic

Road, body of water, land feature, etc. that the bridge spans.: Thunder River

Website (if available): Not listed

Parking (safe parking location): Not Listed

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