This is one of the oldest bridges in Los Angeles County. Originally a wooden trolly bridge, it was later upgraded to concrete in 1912. It is currently considered obsolete and is scheduled for renovation by the city.
The bridge is scheduled for renovation in 2012 - 2014. This project will improve and revise the existing bridge deck by removing one traffic lane and restoring historic pylons and original railings. Additional improvements will include crack repair and installation of new guard rails.
Wooden Trolley Bridge 1890, Concrete Arch Built 1912
Length of largest span: 96.1 ft.
Total length: 683.1 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.11333, -118.17667(decimal degrees) 34°06'48" N, 118°10'36" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Posted May 27, 2011, by Gloria Scott (Gloria [dot] Scott [at] dot [dot] ca [dot] gov)
This bridges was listed in the National Register of Historic Places because it is a contributing feature of the Arroyo Seco Parkway Historic District, which was listed in the National Register on on February 4, 2011.