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Briceburg Suspension Bridge

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Bull Creek Road

Looking SE across Merced River.

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in May 2010

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BH Photo #164683

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Overview
Wire suspension bridge over Merced River on Bull Creek Road
Location
Mariposa County, California
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Wire cable suspension bridge with wood road deck.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 157.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Also called
Bull Creek Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.60440, -119.96738   (decimal degrees)
37°36'16" N, 119°58'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/238048/4166064 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Feliciana Mountain
Elevation
1160 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 45203 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

California (2,308)
Have street view (22,550)
Mariposa County, California (51)
Open (36,864)
Owned by state (13,891)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,830)
Suspension (609)

Update Log 

  • October 24, 2017: Updated by Matthew: More common name
  • May 9, 2010: Added by Craig Philpott

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Comments 

Bull Creek Road Bridge
Posted October 30, 2015, by Daniel

http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2015/september/bri... it appears that BLM calls this bridge the Briceburg Suspension Bridge. Not sure if that's worth changing the name here.

Bull Creek Road Bridge
Posted January 29, 2011, by Brad Smith (bwana39 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

One more.

Bull Creek Road Bridge
Posted July 19, 2010, by Brad Smith (bwana39 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

From our trip in October 2009