Yale Bridge - 1957 - Grand Forks, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA
N 49° 02.054 W 118° 26.183
11U E 395012 N 5432255
Quick Description: The Yale Bridge is at the east end of the city of Grand Forks, on Highway 3.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 4/13/2013 10:30:53 PM
Waymark Code: WMGVZG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39
Views: 3

Long Description:
This is where the Crowsnest Highway crosses the Granby River as it heads for its meeting with the Kettle River, just 1/4 mile further south. The date, inset in a concrete pillar at each end of the bridge, tells us that it was built in 1957.

The steel truss bridge is a two lane bridge of about 200 feet in span. It would have replaced an older wooden bridge at roughly the same location.

Parking is available south of the highway just off the west end of the bridge.
Date built or dedicated as indicated on the date stone or plaque.: 1957

Date stone, plaque location.: Concrete pillar, each end of bridge, right hand side

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

Parking (safe parking location): N 49° 02.045 W 118° 26.186

Website (if available): Not listed

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