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W Fork Carson River Bridge (Alpine County, California)
Built 1952
Concrete tee beam bridge over West Fork Carson River on State Route 88 and State Route 89
Open to traffic

Wadsworth Bridge (Sutter County, California)
According to the concrete etchings on the bridge, it was built in March 1937. Other information shows "E. S. Wadsworth, Dist No 3, Sutter Co."
Concrete Bridge on Pass Road between the town of Sutter and the Sutter Buttes.
Open to traffic

Waldo Road Bridge (Yuba County, California)
Built 1901
Through truss bridge over Dry Creek on Waldo Road in Spenceville Wildlife Area
Open and crossed, May 2010, after temporary closure in February 2009 due to deteriorating condition.

Waldo Tunnel (Marin County, California)
Built 1937, Second bore added, 1954
Tunnel on US 101
Open to traffic

Walker Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built in 1893 to replace Ecklon Bridge, replaced by the Rainbow Bridge in 1917 and moved to Siskiyou County to cross Klamath River in the 1930s, relocated back to original site in 1998 and reopened April 2000
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over American River on pedestrian trail in Folsom
Open to pedestrians

Walker Bridge (Siskiyou County, California)
Built in Folsom, CA 1893, Moved to Siskiyou Co. 1932, Replaced and Moved 1997
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Klamath River on Walker Bridge Connection Road
Replaced by new bridge, moved to new location for pedestrian usage

Walnut Grove Crossing Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
1950
Bascule bridge over Sacramento River on Walnut Grove Crossing in Walnut Grove
Open to traffic

Walnut Grove Road Bridge (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1955
Swing through truss bridge over Mokelumne River on Walnut Grove Road in Walnut Grove
Open to traffic

Walnut Orchard Road (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1932
Closed spandrel concrete arch over Chiquito Creek on Walnut Orchard Road in Val Verde,
Open to local traffic only

Wardlaw Street Bridge (Lake County, California)
Built 1908
Concrete Luten arch bridge over St. Helena Creek on Wardlaw Street in Middletown
Open to traffic

Wards Ferry Road Bridge (Tuolumne County, California)
Built 1915
Pratt Pony truss bridge over Deer Creek on Wards Ferry Road
Open to traffic

Warren Freeway Offramp Overpass (Alameda County, California)
Built 1951
Deck arch bridge over Lake Temescal Park Road on Warren Freeway Offramp
Open to traffic

Washington Boulevard Rio Hondo Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1966
Concrete tee beam bridge over Rio Hondo on Washington Blvd
Open to traffic

Washington Boulevard San Gabriel River Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1926, washed out 1927, rebuilt 1928, rebuilt 1953
Concrete tee beam bridge over San Gabriel River on Washington Blvd
Open to traffic

Washington Street Bridge (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1927
Lost Warren through truss bascule bridge over Mormon Slough Channel on Washington Street
No longer exists

Washington Street Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1914
Lost Deck girder bridge over Petaluma River on Washington Street
This bascule double leaf bridge was relocated to South America

Water Street Bridge (Santa Cruz County, California)
Built 1967; rehabilitated 1997
Concrete arch bridge over San Lorenzo River on Water Street in Santa Cruz
Open to traffic

Watmaugh Road Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1929
Warren Pony truss bridge over Sonoma Creek on Watmaugh Road
Open to traffic

Waverley Drive Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1927
Concrete arch bridge over Hyperion Ave. on Waverley Drive in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

Wawona Covered Bridge 05-22-01 (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1868 as open-deck by Galen Clark, converted to covered bridge 1875-78 by Henry Washburn and partners; rebuilt in 1956; damaged by flooding 1997, rebuilt and reopened 2007
Covered Queen-post truss bridge over South Fork of Merced River
Open to pedestrians

Wawona Tree (Mariposa County, California)
Germinated approximately 2,300 years before it fell, Tunneled through in 1881; Fell in 1969 due to a heavy load of snow on its crown
Tunnel
Destroyed by severe weather

Wawona Tunnel (Mariposa County, California)
Tunnel under Turtle Back Dome just east of Badger Pass on Wawona Road (SR 41)
Open to traffic

WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca Bridge (Monterey County, California)
Modern Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over WeatherTech Raceway on Pedestrian Pathway
Open to pedestrians only

Webb Canyon Road Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1929
Concrete arch bridge over Webb Canyon Creek on Webb Canyon Road in Claremont
Open to traffic

Weber Creek Bridge (El Dorado County, California)
Built 1922
Haunched Concrete tee beam bridge over Weber Creek on Big Cut Road
Open to traffic

Webster Street Drawbridge (1871) (Alameda County, California)
Built 1871; Replaced 1898
Lost Through truss bridge over Oakland Harbor on Webster Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Webster Street Drawbridge (1898) (Alameda County, California)
Built 1898; Removed 1926
Pratt through truss bridge over Oakland Harbor on Webster Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Webster Street Tube (Alameda County, California)
Built 1963
Tunnel under Oakland Inner Harbor on State Route 260, Webster Street
Open to traffic

Weidemeyer Bridge (Tehama County, California)
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1979
Through truss bridge over Thomes Creek on Rawson Road
Replaced by a concrete beam bridge in 2004

Weitchpec Bridge (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1949
Deck truss bridge over Klamath River on CA 96
Open to traffic

West Boulevard Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1933
Arch bridge over Venice Blvd on West Blvd in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

West Branch Feather River Bridge (Butte County, California)
Built 1962
Deck truss bridge over West Branch Feather River on CA 70 & Union Pacific Railroad in Concow
Open to traffic

West Cliff Drive Bridge (Santa Cruz County, California)
Built 1918, re-engineered and rehabilitated in 2000
Wooden Howe truss bridge over Progressive Rail Inc. on West Cliff Drive in Santa Cruz
Open to one-way traffic

West Lilac Road Bridge (San Diego County, California)
Built 1978
Beam bridge over Route 15 on West Lilac Road
Open to traffic

West Mall Bridge (San Luis Obispo County, California)
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1955
Concrete arch bridge over Atascadero Creek on West Mall in Atascadero
Open to traffic

West Van Duzen Road Bridge (Trinity County, California)
Built 1965, demolished circa 2013
Lost steel stringer bridge over Van Duzen River on West Van Duzen Road
Replaced by a new bridge

West Walker River Bridge (Mono County, California)
Built 1951
Glue laminated timber arched Pratt pony truss bridge over West Walker River on Cunningham Lane
Open to traffic

Westridge Road Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1928
Concrete arch bridge over Arroyo Canyon on Westridge Road in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

Westside Road Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1934, rehabilitated unknown year
Pony truss bridge over Dry Creek on Westside Road in Healdsburg
Open to traffic

Westside Road Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Concrete bridge over Porter creek
Open to Traffic

White Oak Creek Bridge (El Dorado County, California)
Built unknown year.
Rigid frame bridge over White Oak Creek on Deer Valley Road
Open to traffic

White Rock Road Mariposa Creek Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1968 using turntable girders from early 1900s Yosemite Valley RR turntable at Merced Falls
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mariposa Creek on White Rock Road
Open to traffic

Whitehorse Rd Bridge (El Dorado County, California)
Built unknown year.
Low water crossing bridge over Clark Creek on Whitehorse Rd
Open to traffic

Whittier Boulevard Rio Hondo Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1927
Deck truss bridge over Rio Hondo on Whittier Boulevard (CA 72) in Montebello
Open to traffic

Whittier Boulevard San Gabriel River Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Wooden Bridge 1887, Collapsed 1909, Rebuilt 1910, Concrete Bridge 1925, Rebuilt 1968
Stringer bridge over San Gabriel River on State Route 72
Open to traffic

Whittier Greenway - Norwalk Boulevard Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1966
Girder bridge over Norwalk Blvd. on Whittier Greenway Trail


Whittier Greenway - Whittier Boulevard Overpass (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1930
Through truss bridge under UP Railroad on CA 72 (Whittier Blvd.) in Whittier
Open to pedestrians

Wilbur Springs Road Bridge (1910) (Colusa County, California)
Built 1910 at Bear Creek, replaced 2007 and relocated/restored to Sulphur Creek for pedestrian usage
Pratt pony truss bridge over Sulphur Creek on Pedestrian Pathway
Open to pedestrians

Wilbur Springs Road Bridge (2007) (Colusa County, California)
Built 2007 to replace 1910 Warren pony truss that was relocated and restored for pedestrians (see http://bridgehunter.com/ca/colusa/bh85033/)
Modern polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Bear Creek on Wilbur Springs Rd
Open to traffic

Wild Rose Avenue Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built ca. 1920
Concrete arch bridge over Sawpit Wash on Wild Rose Avenue in Monrovia
Open to traffic

Wildcat Creek Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1939
Concrete arch bridge over Wildcat Creek on Big Oak Flat Road in Yosemite National Park
Open to traffic

Wildcat Creek Bridge (Monterey County, California)
Built 1933
Concrete arch bridge over Wildcat Creek on CA 1
Open to traffic

Winship Road Bridge (Marin County, California)
Built 1909
Concrete arch bridge over Corte Madera Creek on Winship Road in Ross
Open to traffic

Witter Springs Road Bridge (Lake County, California)
Built 2002
Pony truss bridge over Cooper Creek on Witter Springs Road
Open to traffic

Wohler Road Bridge (Sonoma County, California)
Built 1921
Through truss bridge over Russian River on Wohler Road
Open to traffic

Wolf Creek Pedestrian Bridge at Northstar Mine Musem (Nevada County, California)
Concrete pony arch bridge over Wolf Creek on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Wooden Valley Creek Bridge (Napa County, California)
Built unknown year, modified, widened, unknown year
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Wooden Valley Creek on Wooden Valley Road
Open to traffic

Woods Creek Bridge (Fresno County, California)
Suspension bridge over Woods Creek on John Muir Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Woodson Bridge (Tehama County, California)
Built 1922
Lost Through truss bridge over Sacramento River on Route A9 South Avenue
No longer exists

Woodward Island Bridge (2019) (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 2019, replacing Woodward Island Ferry
Bridge over Middle River on Woodward Island Levee Road
Open to traffic

Woodward Island Ferry (1936) (San Joaquin County, California)
Built 1936; Replaced with bridge 2019
Ferry across Middle River on Woodward Island Levee Road
Replaced by a new bridge

WP - San Francisco Bay Ferries (San Francisco County, California)
Lost Ferry across San Francisco Bay on Railroad
No Longer In Operation

WP - Smith Canal Bridge (San Joaquin County, California)
Built in 1928
Lost pratt through truss swing bridge crosses Smith Canal on Western Pacific Railroad
Removed

WP - Willow Glen Trestle (Santa Clara County, California)
Built 1921 for Western Pacific Railroad; demolished June 2020
Timber stringer bridge over Los Gatos Creek on Three Creeks Trail
Demolition started late June 2020, new bridge for pedestrians opened Jan. 2021

WRM - Cattle Pass Trestle (Solano County, California)
Timber stringer bridge over Cattle Pass on Western Railway Museum.
Open to traffic

WSLC - Bourland Trestle (Tuolumne County, California)
Built 1922; Middle section lost in an earthquake in 1998
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Bourland Creek on West Side Lumber Company Railroad
Abandoned

Yankee Jims Bridge (Placer County, California)
Built 1930 to replace a collapsed deck truss bridge
Suspension bridge over North Fork American River on Yankee Jims Road
Open to traffic

Yellow Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built 1908
Pennsylvania Petit through truss bridge over Cosumnes River on Pedestrian walkway
Open to pedestrians

Yerba Buena Island Tunnel (San Francisco County, California)
Built 1936
Tunnel (2 level) under Yerba Buena Island on I-80 in San Francisco
Open to traffic

Yolo Causeway (Yolo County, California)
Built 1959
Bridge over Prospect Slough and Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area on I-80
Open to traffic

Yolo Causeway Bridge (Yolo County, California)
Built 1916; Replaced 1962
Deck plate girder bascule bridge over Sacramento River on Lincoln Highway
replaced

Yolo County Line Road Bridge (Colusa County, California)
Built 1930
Timber stringer bridge over Rd 108 Main Drainage Cnl on County Line Road
Open to traffic

York Boulevard Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Wooden Trolley Bridge 1890, Concrete Arch Built 1912
Concrete arch bridge over I-110 on York Blvd. in Los Angeles
Open to traffic

York Creek Bridge (Napa County, California)
Built 1902; rehabilitated 1942
Stone arch bridge over York Creek on CA 29 in Saint Helena
Open to traffic

Yosemite Creek Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1922
Concrete arch bridge over Yosemite Creek on Valley Loop Road in Yosemite Valley
Open to traffic

Youngs Creek Bridge (Calaveras County, California)
Built 1915
Concrete tee beam bridge over Youngs Creek on Lime Creek Road
Open to traffic

Youngs Creek Bridge (Calaveras County, California)
Built 1917
Concrete tee beam bridge over Youngs Creek on Lime Creek Road
Open to traffic

Yuba River Bridge (Yuba County, California)
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Yuba River on SR 70
Replaced by a new bridge

YV - Bagby Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1907; burned 1922
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Merced River on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Destroyed by fire

YV - Barrett Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1925; Demolished ca. 1945 after abandonment, westerly section sits below water
Lost Through truss bridge over Lake McClure on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Demolished

YV - Bridge No. 5 (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1925; Removed after. 1945 abandonment
Lost Bridge over Low Land on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Removed but not replaced

YV - Hopeton Bridge (Merced County, California)
Built 1907
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Merced River on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Removed

YV - Pleasant Valley Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built 1907; Removed when the 1926 Exchequer Dam inundated Pleasant Valley
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Merced River on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Removed

YV - Ravine Bridge (Mariposa County, California)
Built during 1920's; Removed after 1945 abandonment
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Low Land on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Removed but not replaced

YV - Tunnel #3 (Mariposa County, California)
Tunnel on Yosemite Valley Railroad
Inundated

Zaca Creek Bridge No. 1 (Santa Barbara County, California)
Built 1916
Concrete tee beam bridge over Zaca Creek on Jonata Park Road
Open to traffic

Zaca Creek Bridge No. 2 (Santa Barbara County, California)
Built 1916, lost circa 2010
Concrete tee beam bridge over Zaca Creek on Jonata Park Road
Replaced by new bridge sometime around 2010

Zanes Road Bridge 05-12-05 (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1936
Covered bridge over Elk River on Zanes Road in Pine Hills
Open to traffic

Zinfandel Lane Bridge (Napa County, California)
Built 1913
Stone arch bridge over Napa River on Zinfandel Lane
Open to traffic