Rating:
3 votes

Arroyo Seco River Bridge

Photos 

Approach from SE

Photo taken by Mike Kruze on 12/30/2010

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BH Photo #191264

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
2-span Parker through truss bridge over Arroyo Seco River on Elm Avenue
Location
Monterey County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1943
Design
Pinned Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 131.2 ft.
Total length: 268.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.28000, -121.32278   (decimal degrees)
36°16'48" N, 121°19'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/650634/4016310 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paraiso Springs
Inventory numbers
CA 44C-66 (California bridge number)
BH 11163 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
660

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2017: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • December 31, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Changed truss type as these are Parker trusses
  • December 30, 2010: New photos from Mike Kruze
  • March 13, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Updated design and added street view

Sources 

Comments 

Arroyo Seco River Bridge
Posted December 31, 2010, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I'm assuming that this bridge might have been relocated here in 1943, as it is unlikely that a pinned span would have been built that late.

A really nice bridge!