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Timbuctoo Road Bridge 1

Photos 

Timbuctoo Ravine #1

Looking NE from SW corner

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in February 2010

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BH Photo #155744

Map 

Description 

Steel queen post truss with timber and steel approaches. Large failed section on south side approach roadbed. Closed unknown year.

Facts 

Overview
Queen post pony truss bridge over Deep Ravine No. 1 on Timbuctoo Road
Location
Yuba County, California
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1936 removed 2014
Design
Steel Queen Post Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 108.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.21749, -121.32000   (decimal degrees)
39°13'03" N, 121°19'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/645031/4342256 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Smartsville
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
50
Inventory numbers
CA 16C-10 (California bridge number)
BH 11762 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 8, 2014: Updated by Craig Philpott: updated status, added photo
  • February 20, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added photos and truss design

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