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Old Yankee Jims Bridge

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Old Yankee Jims Toll Bridge

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #446061

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over North Fork American River on Yankee Jims Wagon Road
Location
Placer County, California
Status
Collapsed and replaced
History
Built 1884 on the Yankee Jims toll road, collapsed August 1930 and replaced with Yankee Jims Suspension Bridge
Design
10-panel Howe deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.04030, -120.90259   (decimal degrees)
39°02'25" N, 120°54'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/681523/4323342 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84894 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2019: New photo from Erik Hoffman

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Sources 

  • Erik Hoffman - norcalroadswebsite [at] gmail [dot] com