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WP - Smith Canal Bridge

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WP - Smith Canal Bridge

California Drawbridges (Bernard C. Winn)

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #289904

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss stringer bridge crosses Smith Canal on Western Pacific Railroad
Location
Stockton, San Joaquin County, California
Status
Removed
History
Built in 1928
Railroad
- Western Pacific Railroad (WP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.96252, -121.32853   (decimal degrees)
37°57'45" N, 121°19'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/646830/4202974 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lathrop
Inventory number
BH 62128 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1928 (1,109)
Built during 1920s (9,278)
California (2,200)
Lost (20,840)
Movable (2,800)
Owned by railroad (10,841)
Pratt through truss (4,818)
Pratt truss (8,388)
Railroad (14,196)
San Joaquin County, California (53)
Stockton, California (12)
Swing (1,340)
Through truss (13,627)
Truss (30,610)
Western Pacific Railroad (28)

Update Log 

  • September 28, 2018: Updated by Luke: Corrected type, location, and railroad
  • September 28, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 30, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke

Comments 

UP -San Joaquin River/ Paradise Cut Tributary Bridge
Posted September 28, 2018, by Daniel

Looks like a truss rather than a timber stringer bridge