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Merced River Bridge

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Merced River on old alignment of Oakdale Road
Location
Merced County, California
Status
Exist next to new bridge as a pedestrian only bridge
History
Built 1912; replaced 2003
Design
Three span Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 151.9 ft.
Total length: 462.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Oakdale Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.45420, -120.60877   (decimal degrees)
37°27'15" N, 120°36'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/711505/4147945 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winton
Inventory numbers
CA 39C-13 (California bridge number)
BH 11154 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/1999)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
450

Update Log 

  • August 19, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • March 30, 2012: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location and status
  • June 13, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: updated status

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