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Spenceville Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Erik Hoffman in June 2016

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BH Photo #354542

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete open-spandrel deck arch bridge over Dry Creek on Spenceville Road
Location
Placer County, California
Status
Open to pedestrians as part of trail. May be crossed by authorized vehicles.
History
Built 1920, converted to pedestrian use unknown year.
Design
Three-span arch bridge with arch-supported approach. Approach meets main spans at an angle.
Also called
Spenceville Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.11423, -121.27076   (decimal degrees)
39°06'51" N, 121°16'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/649501/4330876 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
341 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 68164 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,199)
Built 1920 (906)
Built during 1920s (8,774)
California (2,308)
Curved (358)
Deck arch (10,437)
Open (36,587)
Open-spandrel arch (689)
Owned by county (18,855)
Placer County, California (58)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2016: New photos from Erik Hoffman
  • June 9, 2016: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Bridge is open to foot traffic as part of trail.
  • June 24, 2015: Added by Erik Hoffman

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