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Bedrock Below Highway Bridge

Washington State University Libraries

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Title Bedrock Below Highway Bridge
Description This scene shows the final clearing of bedrock inside the caisson pier of pier #2 on the highway bridge. The east pier of the Highway Bridge came to rest on bedrock at elevation 874, or 81 feet below the top of the cofferdam.
Relation Part of Western Waters Digital Library: http://harvester.lib.utah.edu/wwdl/ <br>Photographer Unknown
Creator Clifford R. Koester
Subject Highway Bridge--Columbia River; Bridges--Foundations and piers--Design and construction; Underwater Concrete Construction--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Timber cribs--Highway bridges--Columbia River; Steel Piling--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam Pedestrian Bridges
Type Photograph
Coverage United States--Washington (State)--Grant County--Grand Coulee Dam site, Grand Coulee Dam (Wash.)
Identifier 709b1v2p184.jpg http://kaga.wsulibs.wsu.edu/u?/koester,1027
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. 2, Page 184)-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
Date 2008

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