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Blue River Bridge - 1967 - Blue River, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 52° 06.994 W 119° 18.128
11U E 342378 N 5776503
Quick Description: The Blue River flows past the northern edge of the town of Blue River, then flows into the North Thompson River just over 2 kilometres southeast of here.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 9/3/2019 3:35:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM1182G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
The Blue River Bridge carries the Yellowhead over the Blue River at the northern edge of the eponymous town. A very typical BC Highway Bridge, this is a steel girder bridge a bit longer than the norm at just under 200 feet. As such, the bridge rests on a pair of concrete piers in the river and concrete abutments at each end.

The year of construction, 1967, is inscribed in the bottom of the two end posts which face traffic. Between the end posts are steel railings, with a sidewalk along the bridge's east edge.

One may park at the ends of the concrete barriers past either end of the bridge or on an access road on the east side of the highway.

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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.: Blue River

Website (if available): Not listed

Parking (safe parking location): Not Listed

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