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PE - Rio Hondo Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Rio Hondo on Pacific Electric Railway
Location
El Monte, Los Angeles County, California
Status
Removed
History
Built 1920; Removed ca. 1973 during the construction of the El Monte Bus Station
Railroads
- Interurban
- Pacific Electric Railway (PE)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.07231, -118.04731   (decimal degrees)
34°04'20" N, 118°02'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/403362/3770668 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
El Monte
Inventory number
BH 67591 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (17,186)
Built 1920 (1,056)
Built during 1920s (10,350)
California (2,758)
El Monte, California (4)
Girder (11,437)
Interurban (1,041)
Los Angeles County, California (387)
Lost (30,600)
Lost 1973 (105)
Lost during 1970s (1,029)
Owned by railroad (13,844)
Pacific Electric Railway (64)
Plate girder (8,959)
Railroad (16,787)
Rio Hondo (11)
Through girder (4,303)
Timber stringer (4,417)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2015: Added by Luke