Rating:
3 votes

Bucks Bar Road Bridge

Photos 

From County Public Meeting Presentation

BH Photo #254271

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over North Fork Cosumnes River on Bucks Bar Road
Location
El Dorado County, California
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
At risk for demolition and replacement.
History
Built 1940
Design
Open spandrel deck arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.65278, -120.70083   (decimal degrees)
38°39'10" N, 120°42'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/700070/4280754 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Camino
Inventory numbers
CA 25C-3 (California bridge number)
BH 10864 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 71.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
4,491

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2013: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • May 24, 2013: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • May 21, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is at risk for demolition.

Sources 

Comments 

Save Bucks Bar Road Bridge
Posted January 17, 2015, by Vicci Nolan (viccimn [at] earthlink [dot] net)

Depending on who you ask, Bucks Bar Bridge is scheduled to be torn down for different reasons. Our beautiful, 75-year-old bridge, deserves a reason for destruction. Or will it be a quiet victim of the El Dorado county's quest for more federal grant money?

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