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Hiouchi Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #114933

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost cantilevered through truss bridge over Smith River on US 199
Location
Del Norte County, California
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1929; damaged by an oversized truck on March 31, 1989; demolished August 1989
Builder
- Parker-Schram Co.
Design
Cantilevered through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 615.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80639, -124.08222   (decimal degrees)
41°48'23" N, 124°04'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/410101/4628846 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hiouchi
Inventory numbers
CA 1-06 (California bridge number)
BH 36687 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 22, 2011: New photo from Michael Goff
  • October 31, 2010: New photo from Craig Philpott
  • May 30, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • June 10, 2008: New photos from Historic American Engineering Record

Sources 

  • Historic American Engineering Record
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • HAER CA-75 - Smith River Bridge
  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com