Murray River Bridge, Barham , NSW, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 35° 37.829 E 144° 07.492
55H E 239632 N 6053227
Quick Description: A vertical lift bridge over the Murray River
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 4/6/2021 11:52:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM143FQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
Views: 8

Long Description:
The bridge connecting Barham in New South Wales to Koondrook in Victoria was built in 1903/4 by Monash and Anderson, the Barham-Koondrook Bridge is a composite De Burgh truss and steel centre lift-span bridge. The bridge comprises of a timber bridge deck supported by two 31.7m metre long De Burgh composite truss spans each side of a 17.8m steel lift-span bridge which is supported by four cast iron pillars.
The bridge has just undergone (2020)a multi-million dollar re-fit.
Visit Instructions:
1) After you've found a vertical lift bridge, go visit it, get the coordinates, a picture or two of it, and if it is in use or not still as a lift bridge.
Then log it and post your pictures! At least one of the photos must be of you and your GPS there with the bridge in the background. (No old vacation shots or photos off the internet!)
2) Include the coordinates, city/county/state/country and the name of the bridge (if it has one).
3) Include any interesting information about the structure
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Vertical Lift Bridges
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.