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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
1905 Kelso
Kelso, Washington, USA (Cowlitz River)
Bridgemeister ID:1651
References:AAJ, PTS2
Use:Vehicular
Status:Collapsed, Jan. 3, 1923
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:1
Main span:300f
Notes
  • Washed out, 1906. Rebuilt, 1907. Collapsed, 1923, killing "12 to 15 persons" when one of the cables parted with the anchorage.

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