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Tobin Feather River Bridge

Photos 

Tobin Hwy 70 Bridge

East face.

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in March 2010

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BH Photo #157300

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Fork Feather River on CA 70
Location
Plumas County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Design
Parker Through truss, K truss variation
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 183.1 ft.
Total length: 251.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Tobin Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.93592, -121.31588   (decimal degrees)
39°56'09" N, 121°18'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/643893/4422002 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Storrie
Elevation
1926 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
1,345
Inventory numbers
CA 9-2 (California bridge number)
CA 09-2 (California bridge number)
BH 11270 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 57.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

12-panel truss (40)
Built 1936 (1,111)
Built during 1930s (11,377)
CA 70 (7)
California (2,337)
Feather River (24)
HAER documented (1,103)
Have street view (25,979)
K-Parker truss (67)
K-Truss (86)
NR-eligible (4,026)
Open (38,820)
Owned by state (15,379)
Plumas County, California (53)
Riveted (2,133)
Span length 175-250 feet (1,926)
Through truss (14,422)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,047)
Truss (31,766)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • September 5, 2016: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • January 31, 2012: HAER photos posted by Michael Goff
  • July 22, 2010: New Street View added by Matthew Lohry
  • March 8, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added streetview
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added photos, corrected GPS data

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