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Old Bridges Creek Bridge

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Description 

Bridge originally built around 1937. Replaced when the curves on U.S. Route 101 were straightened in 1980. The location can be easily seen from the road as on both sides are parallel turn offs that lead to nowhere. It was also located on Pre-1964 Legislative Route 1.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Bridges Creek on Old U.S. Route 101 (former LRN 1)
Location
Mendocino County, California
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1937 for around $16,000. Removed in 1980 when U.S. Route 101 was rerouted on a less twisty route. Located on pre-1964 LRN 1.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.90745, -123.75319   (decimal degrees)
39°54'27" N, 123°45'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/435621/4417756 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84989 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

California (2,289)
Have street view (25,466)
Lost (22,406)
Mendocino County, California (58)
Replaced by new bridge (14,967)

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2019: New Street View added by Anthony J. Schoenduby

Sources 

  • Anthony J. Schoenduby - AnthonySchoenduby63 [at] gmail [dot] com