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Bidwell Bar Bridge

General Information

Completion: 1965
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
Carries:
  • State Highway 162
Impounds:
  • Feather River
Replaces: Bidwell Bar Suspension Bridge (1855)
Near: Oroville Dam (1968)
Coordinates: 39° 32' 59.80" N    121° 25' 47.87" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 338 m

Materials

deck steel
pylons steel

Notes

The design was inspired by the Golden Gate Bridge.

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20000563
  • Date created
    21/11/1999
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016