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Telegraph Road Rio Hondo Bridge

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Telegraph Road Over the Rio Hondo - North

A view of the west end of the bridge from the river bed looking north.

Photo taken by David Kimbrough

BH Photo #190077

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Rio Hondo River on Telegraph Road
Location
Downey, Los Angeles County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Before 1916; Rehabilitated 1959
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 520.0 ft.
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.97306, -118.12134   (decimal degrees)
33°58'23" N, 118°07'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/396411/3759735 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Whittier
Inventory numbers
CA 53C-156 (California bridge number)
BH 47270 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 60.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
26,146

Update Log 

  • September 23, 2017: New photo from David Kimbrough
  • December 25, 2010: New photos from David Kimbrough
  • December 9, 2010: Added by David Kimbrough

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