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Sacramento County, California Bridges: Southern Pacific Railway Bridges at State Route 99

Photo taken by Mark Yashinsky

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

View this photo at bridgeofweek.com

BH Photo #348439

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony through plate girder bridge over State Route 99 Sb on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Elk Grove, Sacramento County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Amtrak California (CDTX)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 101.1 ft.
Total length: 103.0 ft.
Skew angle
69 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.36139, -121.34667   (decimal degrees)
38°21'41" N, 121°20'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/644447/4247206 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Galt
Inventory numbers
CA 24-48L (California bridge number)
BH 62779 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
63,000

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2016: Updated by Dave King: Imported photos & added skew angle
  • September 2, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • September 2, 2014: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com