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Michigan Bar Road Bridge

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Michigan Bar Road Bridge

Photo taken by Craig Philpott

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BH Photo #200169

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Description 

Single lane Bailey deck truss installed on stone piers that predate the current bridge. Stone piers are consistent with other piers in the region supporting wooden covered bridges from the 1860's to 1880's.

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Cosumnes River on Michigan Bar Road in Rancho Murieta
Location
Sacramento County, California
History
Built 1947
Design
Pre-fabricated modular steel panel deck truss, single lane
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 138.1 ft.
Total length: 353.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.50038, -121.04530   (decimal degrees)
38°30'01" N, 121°02'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/670452/4263145 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Folsom SE
Inventory numbers
CA 24C-56 (California bridge number)
BH 11293 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 36.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
21

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2017: Updated by Fmiser: Moved from category "Bailey" to "Pre-fab, modular steel panel truss"
  • October 16, 2015: New photo from Erik Hoffman
  • June 4, 2011: Updated by Craig Philpott: refined design added photos
  • May 14, 2011: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected location

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