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Alvord Lake Bridge

Photos 

General View Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #128407

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Reinforced concrete arch bridge over a pedestrian walkway at Golden Gate Park
Location
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1889 by Ernest L. Ransome
Builder
- Ernest L. Ransome of England
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 20.0 ft.
Deck width: 64.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.76904, -122.45483   (decimal degrees)
37°46'09" N, 122°27'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/548014/4180330 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
San Francisco North
Inventory number
BH 38200 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • February 18, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected GPS data
  • November 23, 2008: Added by James Baughn

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