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YV - Pleasant Valley Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Merced River on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Location
Mariposa County, California
Status
Removed
History
Built 1907; Removed when the 1926 Exchequer Dam inundated Pleasant Valley
Builder
- Atlantic, Gulf & Pacific Co. of New York City, New York & Sacramento, California
Railroad
- Yosemite Valley Railroad (YV)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 225.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.64713, -120.28716   (decimal degrees)
37°38'50" N, 120°17'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/739339/4170126 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72178 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 13, 2016: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke