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Blackford Road Bridge

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Blackford Road Bridge

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in May 2010

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BH Photo #166226

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    Overview
    Through truss bridge over Bear River-Camp Far West Lake Spillway on Blackford Road
    Location
    Yuba County, California
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1916; moved from ? to this location 1967
    Design
    Pin-connected Pennsylvania through truss with vertical end posts.
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 303.2 ft.
    Total length: 310.1 ft.
    Deck width: 18.0 ft.
    Vertical clearance above deck: 13.7 ft.
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +39.05000, -121.31583   (decimal degrees)
    39°02'60" N, 121°18'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    10/645736/4323674 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Camp Far West
    Elevation
    322 ft. above sea level
    Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
    540
    Inventory numbers
    CA 16C-81 (California bridge number)
    BH 11755 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of August 2016)
    Overall condition: Fair
    Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 49.8 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • June 10, 2016: New photos from Erik Hoffman
    • November 21, 2015: New Street View added by Erik Hoffman
    • October 8, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Corrected bizarre spellings
    • May 23, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: corrected details and added photos
    • April 25, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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    Comments 

    Blackford Road Bridge
    Posted May 23, 2010, by Craig Philpott (cphilpott [at] puc [dot] edu)

    Because of the vertical end posts, this bridge appears to me to have been one span of a multi span bridge when first installed at the original unknown location.

    Blackford Road Bridge
    Posted November 23, 2008, by Marin (marvswetz [at] yahoo [dot] com)

    Why doesn't it say where the bridge was moved from? It wasn't built where it's at.