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California Central - Folsom Railroad Bridge

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Folsom Bridges over American River 1866

The railroad bridge is on the right in this photo.

Photo by Mike Lynch uploaded June 2013

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BH Photo #256368

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over American River on California Central Railroad in Folsom
Location
Folsom, Sacramento County, California
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1858, replaced in 1866
Railroad
- California Central Railroad
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 216.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.68247, -121.17519   (decimal degrees)
38°40'57" N, 121°10'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/658723/4283120 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Folsom
Inventory number
BH 37308 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 12, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added railroad
  • June 17, 2013: New photos from Mike Lynch
  • August 25, 2008: Added by Kim Harvey

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