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Shafter Bridge

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Shafter Bridge

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Overview
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Lagunitas Creek on Sir Francis Drake Blvd
Location
Marin County, California
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1924, Replaced 1982
Builder
- John C. Oglesby (Engineer)
Design
Open spandrel concrete deck arch. This was the only open spandrel arch in Marin County.
Also called
Lagunitas Creek Shafter Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00710, -122.70526   (decimal degrees)
38°00'26" N, 122°42'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/525874/4206643 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
San Geronimo
Inventory number
BH 45583 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,471)
Built 1924 (687)
Built during 1920s (9,431)
California (2,275)
Continuous (2,294)
Deck arch (10,720)
Have street view (25,174)
John C. Oglesby (1)
Lost (21,657)
Lost 1982 (91)
Lost during 1980s (1,169)
Marin County, California (42)
Open-spandrel arch (706)
Owned by county (19,887)
Replaced by new bridge (14,355)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2010: Added by Craig Philpott

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