Rating:
2 votes

Spanish Creek Bridge (1932)

Photos 

Spanish Creek Hwy 70

West Face, looking North

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in March 2010

Enlarge

BH Photo #157382

Street View 

Description 

Bridge has been replaced

Facts 

Overview
Lost deck truss bridge over Spanish Creek on CA 70
Location
Plumas County, California
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1932; replaced 2012
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 142.1 ft.
Total length: 618.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.02470, -120.96275   (decimal degrees)
40°01'29" N, 120°57'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/673842/4432487 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crescent Mills
Elevation
3176 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
3,250
Inventory numbers
CA 9-15 (California bridge number)
CA 09-15 (California bridge number)
BH 11276 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 38.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 5, 2013: Updated by Craig Philpott: Bridge has been replaced
  • August 25, 2010: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • July 6, 2010: New Street View added by Cliff Darby
  • July 6, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Bridge is doomed.
  • March 15, 2010: New photo from Craig Philpott
  • March 7, 2010: New photos from Craig Philpott

Related Bridges 

Sources