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NER - American River Bridge (Old)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over American River on Northern Electric Railway
Location
Sacramento, Sacramento County, California
Status
Collapsed
History
Built 1906; Collapsed 1913
Railroads
- Interurban
- Northern Electric Railway (NE)
Design
5 150' wood-and-iron Pratt through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 750.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.59402, -121.47457   (decimal degrees)
38°35'38" N, 121°28'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/632844/4272829 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76023 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Sources 

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