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Sacramento River Bridge

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Sacramento River Bridge

Looking NE

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in February 2010

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BH Photo #155435

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Bascule bridge over Sacramento River on CA 160
Location
Sacramento County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1952
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 226.1 ft.
Total length: 588.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.31859, -121.57731   (decimal degrees)
38°19'07" N, 121°34'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/624369/4242121 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Courtland
Inventory numbers
CA 24-53 (California bridge number)
BH 11296 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 49.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
1,550

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 3, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 5, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 14, 2010: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • March 8, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added streetview

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Sacramento River Bridge near Courtland
Posted May 27, 2011, by Gloria Scott (Gloria [dot] Scott [at] dot [dot] ca [dot] gov)

This bridge is known as the Paintersville Bridge, designed by the Strauss Engineering Company. The contractor was Moore Dry Dock Company of Oakland and the Sacramento County engineer at the time of its contstruction was Charles W. Deterding, Jr.