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PE - 6th & Main Street Terminal Viaduct

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License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Los Angeles Street on Pacific Electric Railway
Location
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
Status
Removed
History
Built 1947
Railroads
- Interurban
- Pacific Electric Railway (PE)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.04458, -118.24894   (decimal degrees)
34°02'40" N, 118°14'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/384719/3767802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Los Angeles
Inventory number
BH 57227 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (14,026)
Built 1947 (271)
Built during 1940s (3,854)
California (2,271)
Girder (8,972)
Interurban (849)
Los Angeles County, California (355)
Los Angeles, California (147)
Lost (21,383)
Pacific Electric Railway (61)
Plate girder (6,827)
Railroad (14,228)
Steel stringer (5,496)
Through girder (3,330)
Timber stringer (3,592)

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • April 25, 2015: Updated by Luke: Edit titled to signify that the bridge was a viaduct. Added approach types and image.
  • July 17, 2013: Added by Luke Harden