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UP - Rock Creek Bridge

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Rock Creek RR bridge

Looking North

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in March 2010

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BH Photo #157398

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Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Rock Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Plumas County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 404.0 ft.
Also called
Rock Creek Trestle
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.90050, -121.36005   (decimal degrees)
39°54'02" N, 121°21'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/640192/4418001 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Storrie
Elevation
1765 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 44359 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1909 (710)
Built during 1900s (6,716)
California (2,267)
Deck girder (4,963)
Deck truss (1,591)
Girder (8,965)
Have street view (25,065)
Open (38,388)
Owned by railroad (10,922)
Plate girder (6,822)
Plumas County, California (52)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,839)
Truss (30,961)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,136)
Warren deck truss (573)
Warren truss (6,079)

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • March 7, 2010: Added by Craig Philpott

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Comments 

Rock Creek RR Bridge
Posted January 18, 2013, by Luke Harden (lmharden [at] iastate [dot] edu)
Rock Creek RR Bridge
Posted January 18, 2013, by David Leggett (dlleggett [at] yahoo [dot] com)

What is the name of the other bridge in Photo #1?