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Bluff Creek Bridge

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Bluff Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Craig Philpott

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BH Photo #180612

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Overview
Steel arch bridge over Bluff Creek on CA 96
Location
Humboldt County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1966
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 273.0 ft.
Total length: 400.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.24092, -123.65502   (decimal degrees)
41°14'27" N, 123°39'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/445112/4565708 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Weitchpec
Inventory numbers
CA 4-225 (California bridge number)
CA 04-225 (California bridge number)
BH 10891 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2014)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 86.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
540

Categories 

Arch (11,190)
Built 1966 (145)
Built during 1960s (1,743)
CA 96 (5)
California (2,307)
Deck arch (10,429)
Have street view (22,039)
Humboldt County, California (68)
Open (36,527)
Owned by state (13,639)
Span length 250-500 feet (1,086)
Steel arch (340)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,598)

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2016: New photo from Mike Goff
  • October 3, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added photos
  • April 29, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location data
  • April 25, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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Bluff Creek Bridge
Posted August 18, 2008, by Don Snow (don [at] goldsmithseeds [dot] com)

awesome view of Bluff Creek from deck of bridge. built after 1964 flood rerouted Bluff Creek. Bridge is stamped in concrete that it was built in 1966.