Bridalveil Falls Bridge No. 1
The three Bridalveil Fall bridges are the only surviving road bridges in the park dating to the administration by the U.S. Cavalry from 1890-1914. They also represent the first use of reinforced concrete in bridge construction in the park.
-- Historic American Engineering Record
- Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Bridalveil Creek on Park Path
- Mariposa County, California
- Open to pedestrians
- Built 1913
- - Oscar Parlier (Contractor)
- Closed-spandrel arch with stone facade
Span length: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 20.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +37.71745, -119.65003 (decimal degrees)
37°43'03" N, 119°39'00" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 11/266423/4177772 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- El Capitan
- Inventory number
- BH 51236 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- February 9, 2012: Added by Michael Goff
- Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
- HAER CA-91 - Bridalveil Fall Bridge No. 1, Spanning Bridalveil Creek on carriage road, Yosemite Village, Mariposa County, CA