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Spanish Creek Bridge

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Spanish Creek Hwy 70

West Face, looking North

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in March 2010

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BH Photo #157382

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Bridge has been replaced

Facts 

Overview
Lost deck truss bridge over Spanish Creek and Union Pacific RR 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

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