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Glenn Oviatt Bridge

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Glenn Oviatt Bridge

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in June 2013

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Middle Fork Cosumnes River on North South Road
Location
El Dorado County, California
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals with wood deck and timber approaches. Road deck installation is unusual in that the road deck is inclined between two level horizontal trusses.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.0 ft.
Total length: 115.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Pipi Valley Bridge
Middle Fork Cosumnes Bridge
North South Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.56671, -120.44227   (decimal degrees)
38°34'00" N, 120°26'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/722839/4271797 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Caldor
Elevation
3887 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
CA 5035100000106-5 (California bridge number)
BH 10868 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/1999)
Sufficiency rating: 95.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
50

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2013: Updated by Craig Philpott: refined description

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