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Crow Creek Bridge, Spanning Crow Creek on Grove Way, Castro Valley, Alameda County, CA



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Item Title


Location
Spanning Crow Creek on Grove Way, Castro Valley, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CA-19
Building/structure dates: 1913 initial construction
Significance: The Crow Creek Bridge is significant in the area of engineering at the local level. It is the only known barrel-arch, open spandrel bridge in Alameda County, and represents a reinforced concrete bridge design that is transitional between the filled spandrel and the open spandrel types.

Subjects
Arch Bridges
Bridge Construction
Transportation Engineering


Related Names
Alameda County Department Of Public Works
Asano, Pete, Photographer
Snyder, John W., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW WEST, DETAIL, ARCH, DOWNSTREAM SIDE
2. VIEW NORTHEAST ALONG UPSTREAM SIDE
3. VIEW NORTHEAST ALONG UPSTREAM SIDE
4. VIEW SOUTHWEST ALONG DECK
5. VIEW NORTHEAST ALONG UPSTREAM SIDE
6. VIEW NORTHEAST, DETAIL, ARCH, UPSTREAM SIDE
7. VIEW WEST OF DOWNSTREAM SIDE
8. DETAIL, UPSTREAM SIDE OF SOUTHWEST ABUTMENT


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