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I-680 Bridge (old)

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Old I680 Benicia Martinez Bridge

Looking South.

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in March 2010

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BH Photo #158074

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Overview
Deck truss bridge over Sacramento River and railroad tracks on I-680 S in Benicia and Martinez
Location
Benicia, Contra Costa County, California, and Solano County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1962; rehabilitated 1991
Design
Warren Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 527.9 ft.
Total length: 6,215.2 ft. (1.2 mi.)
Deck width: 71.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.0 ft.
Also called
George Miller Jr Memorial bridge
Benicia Martinez Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.04369, -122.12554   (decimal degrees)
38°02'37" N, 122°07'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/576730/4211023 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Benicia
Inventory numbers
CA 28-153 (California bridge number)
BH 10848 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • October 15, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added alternate name data
  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added photos, design update and street view

Sources 

  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Todd Wilson
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com