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Russian Gulch Bridge

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Russian Gulch Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2008

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BH Photo #134983

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Russian Gulch on CA 1
Location
Mendocino County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Builders
- Frederick W. Panhorst (Bridge Engineer)
- Henry E. Kuphal (Design Engineer)
Design
Open-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 240.2 ft.
Total length: 526.9 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Frederick W. Panhorst Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.32889, -123.80444   (decimal degrees)
39°19'44" N, 123°48'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/430664/4353583 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mendocino
Inventory numbers
CA 10-151 (California bridge number)
BH 11140 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 70.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
9,900

Update Log 

  • June 7, 2017: New photo from John Bernhisel
  • May 23, 2014: New photo from Brian Smith
  • October 30, 2010: New photo from Craig Philpott
  • May 15, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • September 15, 2009: Updated by Michael Goff: added builders
  • August 1, 2009: New photo from Craig Philpott
  • March 7, 2009: New photos from C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia - Russian Gulch Bridge - Frederick W. Panhorst Bridge
  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Brian Smith - casigns28 [at] outlook [dot] com
  • John Bernhisel - Johnmbernhisel [at] gmail [dot] com