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Saint Louis Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Erik Hoffman in July 2017

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BH Photo #446706

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck arch bridge over Slate Creek on St Louis Road
Location
Plumas County, California, and Sierra County, California
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1913, bypassed and kept open for pedestrians 1990
Design
Deck arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 13.1 ft.
Total length: 95.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Slate Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.69189, -120.93891   (decimal degrees)
39°41'31" N, 120°56'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/676729/4395591 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Porte
Inventory numbers
CA 09C-71 (California bridge number)
BH 49074 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2019: New photo from Erik Hoffman
  • July 9, 2011: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location

Sources 

  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Erik Hoffman - norcalroadswebsite [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Slate Creek Bridge
Posted April 19, 2019, by Erik Hoffman (edh4801 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Yea, I contacted the webmaster and had it changed.

Slate Creek Bridge
Posted April 18, 2019, by Daniel

Is there a way to change the default photo displayed to yours?

Slate Creek Bridge
Posted April 18, 2019, by Erik Hoffman (edh4801 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I dug up an old photo from a couple years ago.

Slate Creek Bridge
Posted April 18, 2019, by Erik Hoffman (edh4801 [at] gmail [dot] com)

It's not open, there's a modern bridge next to a historic one, the modern bridge is open to cars and the old bridge (to which this page refers) is open to pedestrians.

Slate Creek Bridge
Posted October 11, 2017, by Anonymous

Post them, please.

Slate Creek Bridge
Posted October 10, 2017, by Hari (hkhalsa10 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I have pictures of the bridge from 10/8/17 and can confirm it is open for traffic.