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Photo by http://www.ChrisBazil.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Photo by http://www.ChrisBazil.com


Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge postcard.



Perrine and Twin Falls-Jerome bridge size comparison


A construction photo from 1975 shows the new arch rising next to the 1927 bridge. Image by Idaho Department of Transportation.



Perrine and Twin Falls-Jerome bridges side by side

The two bridges stood next to each other for a brief period in 1976. The current bridge is 10 feet (3 meters) higher than the 1927 original. The Twin Falls-Jerome bridge had a clear span of 700 feet (213 meters) while the 1976 arch spans 993 feet (303 meters).


Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge postcard.


Twin Falls-Jerome and Perrine Bridge plan alignments.


Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge postcard.


Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge postcard.


Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge postcard.


Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge postcard.


Twin Falls-Jerome Bridge aerial postcard. Note the open plateau on the south end of the bridge. Today it is covered with stores, restaurants and parking lots.


Memorial to I.B. Perrine as well as the current and previous Twin Falls-Jerome Bridges on the south side of the Snake River canyon. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Perrine Bridge satellite image.

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