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Astoria-Megler Bridge

Astoria-Megler Bridge

Astoria-Megler Bridge

Across the Mouth of the Columbia
Astoria, OR 97103
http://columbiariverimages.com/Regions/Places/astoria_megler_bridge.htmlThe Astoria-Megler Bridge, which was formally dedicated August 27, 1966, stretches 4.1 miles from Astoria, Oregon, across the mouth of the Columbia River, to Point Ellice, Washington. Its construction was an impressive feat. The bridge’s main span is 1,232 feet in length, the longest “continuous truss” in the nation.

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