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This is a list of the only bridge from the suspension bridge inventory crossing Cowlitz River. Please note that different rivers with the same name will be grouped together. For example, selecting 'Bear Creek' shows bridges across several different Bear Creeks. Also, similarly named rivers are grouped separately. For example, 'River Dee' (UK) bridges are grouped separately from 'Dee River' (Australia) bridges. Wherever you see a "Bridgemeister ID" number you can click it to isolate the bridge on its own page. Click here to go to the list of crossings.
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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