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Old Smith Point Bridge

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Smith Point Bridge On Old Highway 101. South Of Garberville, Humboldt County, California. Looking Nne.

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #318608

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over South Fork Eel River on Benbow Drive
Location
Humboldt County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Design
Deck girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 555.0 ft.
Deck width: 7.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.03419, -123.77629   (decimal degrees)
40°02'03" N, 123°46'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/433769/4431840 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Garberville
Elevation
450 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
69
Inventory numbers
CA 04C-239 (California bridge number)
BH 66545 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1934 (719)
Built during 1930s (10,893)
California (2,179)
Continuous (2,163)
Curved (400)
Deck girder (4,859)
Girder (8,713)
HAER documented (1,100)
Have street view (24,315)
Humboldt County, California (69)
Open (37,739)
Owned by county (19,218)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,140)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,590)
US 101 (104)

Update Log 

  • February 14, 2018: Updated by Leslie R trick: Updated status
  • March 18, 2015: Updated by Ian Bowen: Added categories "US 101", "HAER documented", "Curved"

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Sources 

  • Ian Bowen - historichighways [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Leslie R Trick - Leslie [dot] Trick [at] gmail [dot] com