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UP - Applegate Road Overpass

Photo 

Applegate Rd RR overcrossing

Looking SE

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in January 2010

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BH Photo #153363

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over E. Applegate Road on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Placer County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Concrete closed spandrel arch with wing walls to retain railroad overfill
Dimensions
Span length: 33.1 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.01278, -120.97889   (decimal degrees)
39°00'46" N, 120°58'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/674987/4320137 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Colfax
Inventory numbers
CA 19C-17 (California bridge number)
BH 11241 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,362)
Built 1927 (766)
Built during 1920s (9,024)
California (2,349)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,678)
Deck arch (10,586)
Have street view (23,413)
Open (37,510)
Owned by railroad (10,247)
Placer County, California (60)
Railroad (13,560)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,977)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,124)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,007)

Update Log 

  • May 26, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • February 18, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected design
  • January 25, 2010: New photo from Craig Philpott

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