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Concrete Barge Ramp

Washington State University Libraries

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Title Concrete Barge Ramp
Description Much material was salvaged for use in various ways about the project. In the spring of 1945 a concrete barge ramp was constructed in the area once occupied by the east approach, and later a barge basin was built a bit farther downstream.
Relation Part of: Western Waters Digital Library: http://harvester.lib.utah.edu/wwdl/; Photographer Unknown
Creator Clifford R. Koester
Subject Bridges--Columbia River; Bridges--Abutments--Columbia River; Bridges--Foundations and piers--Design and construction; Railroad bridges--Columbia River; Railroads--Design and construction--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Timber cribs--Railroad bridges--Columbia River; Salvage vessels--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam Railroad bridge; Vehicle bridge
Type Photographs
Coverage United States--Washington (State)--Grant County--Grand Coulee Dam site, Grand Coulee Dam (Wash.)
Identifier 709b1v1p98.jpg http://kaga.wsulibs.wsu.edu/u?/koester,710
Date 1945 2008
Publisher Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/holland/masc/masc.htm
Source A History of the Columbia Basin Project (Vol. 1, Page 98)-Cage 709: Clifford R. Koester Papers, 1927-1972: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/holland/masc/finders/cg709.htm
Rights To order a reproduction please see: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/holland/masc/policies.htm , or contact Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections: (509) 335-6691. For permission to publish please contact Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections: (509) 335-6691.
Format Original photographic prints were scanned at 24 bit 3000 pixels by the long side for master TIFF files on an Plustek OpticBook 3600 Plus. Also, 24 bit 150 PPI JPEGs were created with the OpticBook 3600 Plus and added to the CONTENTdm database at the WSU Libraries
Language English

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