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SP - Los Angeles River Bridge (Older)

Photos 

Photo published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #363666

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Los Angeles River on Southern Pacific Railway
Location
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1903; Destroyed in the Los Angeles flood of 1938
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.08030, -118.22698   (decimal degrees)
34°04'49" N, 118°13'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/386794/3771738 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 65482 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 11, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • September 10, 2016: New photos from Dave King
  • January 14, 2015: Added by Luke

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