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San Juan Canyon Bridge

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Ortega Highway Bridge

Ortega Highway Bridge about March 14, 1932

Photo submitted by Craig Philpott

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over San Juan Canyon on CA 74 in San Juan Capistrano
Location
Orange County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1929
Design
Open spandrel concrete deck arch.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.0 ft.
Total length: 180.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Also called
Ortega Highway Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.59048, -117.50174   (decimal degrees)
33°35'26" N, 117°30'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/453443/3716863 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Canada Gobernadora
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
8,900
Inventory numbers
CA 55-64 (California bridge number)
BH 11239 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2014)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 42.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2011: Updated by Craig Philpott: refined design
  • June 5, 2011: Updated by Craig Philpott: added alternate name for bridge
  • October 23, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected location

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