Rating:
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Fender Ferry Bridge

Photos 

Fender Ferry Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff in February 2008

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BH Photo #190091

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Sacramento River on Fender Ferry
Location
Shasta County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Design
Polygonal Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 97.8 ft.
Total length: 308.7 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.93846, -122.41860   (decimal degrees)
40°56'18" N, 122°25'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/548942/4532087 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lamoine
Inventory number
BH 11530 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 72.0 (out of 100)

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Riveted"
  • December 9, 2010: New photos from Michael Goff
  • November 13, 2010: New photo from Craig Philpott
  • August 26, 2010: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • July 1, 2008: New photos from Michael Goff

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Fender Ferry Bridge
Posted March 6, 2013, by ChrisH (truckerchris [at] gmail [dot] com)

The bridge was rebuilt in late 2012 and yesterday when I was there, it was looking beautiful. Everyone needs to check it out.