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UP - Sacramento River Bridge

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U.P.R.R. - Sacramento River Bridge

East elevation from the northeast

Photo taken by Michael Goff in January 2012

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BH Photo #223944

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Overview
Camelback through truss bridge over Sacramento River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Shasta County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania (Truss Fabricator)
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pin-connected Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 175.0 ft.
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.04389, -122.39042   (decimal degrees)
41°02'38" N, 122°23'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/551233/4543808 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicken Hawk Hill
Inventory number
BH 51098 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 26, 2012: Added by Michael Goff

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Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com