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Folsom Powerhouse Bridge

Folsom Powerhouse Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: April 6, 2013

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Key Facts

Location
Folsom: Sacramento County, California: United States
Structure Type
Concrete T-Beam, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1916 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown and Engineer/Design: Drury D. Butler

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
Not Available
Structure Length
Not Available
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This bridge carried what was originally Greenback Lane over a canal that provided water to the Folsom Powerhouse, which is today converted into a park and is a National Historic Landmark. This bridge does not date to the construction of the powerhouse, but still adds to the historic ambience of the park setting. Additionally, it is associated with engineer Drury D. Butler who is associated with several concrete bridges in the area. HistoricBridges.org was not able to get under the bridge but it is assumed to be a concrete t-beam bridge.

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