Llagas Creek Bridge, Spanning Llagas Creek, Gilman Road at Holsclaw Roa, Gilroy, Santa Clara County, CA
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Gilman Road at Holsclaw Roa, Gilroy vicinity, CA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER CA-45
Building/structure dates: 1911 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1932 subsequent work
Significance: The Llagas Creek Bridge is associated with the life of designing engineer John G. McMillan, and represents a type, period, and method of construction. It was determined eligible for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places in 1982 under Criterion C at the local level as an early, and locally rare, example of reinforced concrete bridge construction.
Concrete Arch Bridges
McMillan, John C.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
1. CONTEXTURAL VIEW OF BRIDGE, LOOKING NORTHEAST
2. SOUTH SIDE OF CREEK BED
3. NORTH SIDE OF CREEK BED
4. EAST APPROACH
5. WEST APPROACH
6. UNDERSTRUCTURE OF BRIDGE, LOOKING EAST
7. CLOSE-UP OF WEST SIDE RAILING, LOOKING NORTHWEST
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