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Belden Town Road Bridge

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Belden Town Bridge HWY 70

Looking WSW.

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in March 2010

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BH Photo #157274

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Fork Feather River on Belden Town Road & Pacific Crest Trail
Location
Belden, Plumas County, California
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Bridge to be repainted and rehabilitated.
History
Built 1912
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 104.0 ft.
Total length: 212.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00652, -121.24943   (decimal degrees)
40°00'23" N, 121°14'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/649418/4429948 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Caribou
Elevation
2251 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
170
Inventory numbers
CA 9C-42 (California bridge number)
CA 09C-42 (California bridge number)
BH 11259 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 54.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • September 5, 2016: New photo from Craig Philpott
  • June 11, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "5-panel truss"
  • June 23, 2013: New photo from Larry Matthews
  • May 21, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: Bridge to be rehabilitated.
  • March 25, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added bridge builder info
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added photos, corrected GPS data, elevation

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Comments 

Belden Town Road Bridge
Posted January 5, 2013, by Roy Buck (roybuck [at] msn [dot] com)

The Pacific Crest Trail is routed across this bridge.