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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 

Street Views 

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 (41)
Built 1936 (1,128)
Built during 1930s (11,492)
CA 70 (7)
California (2,373)
Feather River (24)
HAER documented (1,105)
Have street view (26,251)
K-Parker truss (69)
K-Truss (88)
NR-eligible (4,032)
Open (39,227)
Owned by state (15,639)
Plumas County, California (53)
Riveted (2,144)
Span length 175-250 feet (1,966)
Through truss (14,682)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,124)
Truss (32,184)

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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