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Webster Street Drawbridge (1898)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #425344

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Oakland Harbor on Webster Street
Location
Alameda, Alameda County, California
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1898; Removed 1926
Railroads
- East Bay Electric Lines
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Streetcar
Design
Pratt through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.79210, -122.27546   (decimal degrees)
37°47'32" N, 122°16'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/563792/4182995 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oakland West
Inventory number
BH 72403 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 25, 2020: New photo from Doug Klingerman
  • April 28, 2018: Updated by Luke: Reverted entry back to being for the 1898 iteration of the Webster Street bridge
  • April 28, 2018: Updated by Douglas Butler: Corrected entry
  • June 2, 2016: Added by Douglas Butler

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke
  • Doug K

Comments 

Bay Farm Island Drawbridge (Older)
Posted April 28, 2018, by Douglas Butler

You can move the last photo to the Webster Street Drawbridge Luke