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Central Pacific - Alice Street Drawbridge

Photos 

Published in 1886

Image courtesy of the Bancroft Library

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BH Photo #338891

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Howe through truss bridge over Oakland Estuary on Central Pacific Railroad
Location
Oakland, Alameda County, California
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1873; Replaced 1898 by the Harrison Street Bridge
Railroads
- Central Pacific Railway (CPRR)
- South Pacific Coast Railroad (SPC)
Design
Howe through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.79064, -122.27389   (decimal degrees)
37°47'26" N, 122°16'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/563931/4182834 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 69532 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 7, 2015: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler