Brownlee Rd/ Payette River Bridge

Intersection of Brownlee Rd and SR 55 (North of Horseshoe Bend, Idaho


Payette River Bridge

Looking East towards SR 55, Gardena, Idaho. Just north of Horseshoe Bend, Idaho. ThunderMountain Railroad travels just west of the bridge. Bridge can be viewed from train as train crosses Brownlee Rd crossing.

Photo taken by Arthur Carlson



Street View 


Facts Name: BROWNLEE ROAD over PAYETTE RIVER;GARDENA BR Structure number: 000000000026700 Location: AT GARDENA Purpose: Carries one-lane highway over waterway Route classification: Minor Collector (Rural) [08] Length of largest span: 96.1 ft. [29.3 m] Total length: 292.0 ft. [89.0 m] Roadway width between curbs: 15.7 ft. [4.8 m] Deck width edge-to-edge: 18.7 ft. [5.7 m] Owner: County Highway Agency [02] Year built: 1920 Year reconstructed: 1960 Historic significance: Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3] Design load: M 13.5 / H 15 [2] Number of main spans: 3 Main spans material: Steel [3] Main spans design: Truss - Thru [10] Deck type: Corrugated Steel [6] Wearing surface: Other [9]

Update Log 

  • April 21, 2012: Added by RiverHouse