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Big Chico Creek Bridge

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Big Chico Creek Bridge

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License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #489879

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Big Chico Creek on Ponderosa Way
Location
Butte County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 148.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.88813, -121.69689   (decimal degrees)
39°53'17" N, 121°41'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/611416/4416153 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cohasset
Inventory numbers
CA 12F-11 (California bridge number)
BH 10813 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1935 (1,451)
Built during 1930s (11,767)
Butte County, California (89)
California (2,606)
Functionally obsolete (6,368)
Open (39,974)
Owned by state (16,041)
Pony truss (16,239)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,453)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,935)
Truss (32,941)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 22, 2012: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location

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