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Permanente Creek Bridge

Photos 

South Barrier

Barrier rail on the south side of the bridge taken from the deck.

Photo courtesy of TY Lin International

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BH Photo #165840

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Permanente Creek on Portland Avenue in Palo Altos
Location
Palo Altos, Santa Clara County, California
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Replacement design is currently being developed by TY Lin International.
History
Built ca. 1920; rehabilitated 1960
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.2 ft.
Total length: 18.0 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.36000, -122.08667   (decimal degrees)
37°21'36" N, 122°05'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/580880/4135200 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cupertino
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
4,000
Inventory numbers
CA 37C-358 (California bridge number)
BH 11501 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 19, 2010: Updated by Kevin Pope: Added photos and updated status

Sources 

  • Kevin Pope

Comments 

Permanente Creek Bridge
Posted February 2, 2012, by Anonymous

This bridge is in Los Altos, CA- not Palo Alto. Thanks for the fun site!