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Puente Largo Bridge

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Punta Larga over the San Gabriel River

South eastern view from Encanto Parkway

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BH Photo #122852

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Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over San Gabriel River on Bicycle & Pedestrian Path in Duarte
Location
Los Angeles County, California
Status
Open to Pedestrians & Bicyclists & Equestrians
History
Build 1907; 4 spans destoryed by the Great Flood of 1938; Rebabilitated 1987
Builder
- Edgar T. Wheeler of San Francisco, California (Design)
Railroads
- Interurban
- Pacific Electric Railway (PE)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
14 57' Closed-spandrel arches (Originally 18)
4 57' Deck plate girders
Dimensions
Total length: 1,040.0 ft.
Also called
PE - San Gabriel River Bridge (Duarte)
PE - San Gabriel River Bridge (Duarte)
PE - Puente Largo Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.14200, -117.93830   (decimal degrees)
34°08'31" N, 117°56'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/413493/3778298 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Azusa
Inventory number
BH 37357 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 27, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added span lengths; historical information + designer
  • May 24, 2013: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • May 18, 2012: New photos from David Kimbrough
  • December 9, 2010: New photo from David Kimbrough
  • January 4, 2009: New photo from David Kimbrough
  • September 2, 2008: Added by David Kimbrough

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