Shafter Bridge, Spanning Lagunitas Creek on Sir Francis Drake Boul, Lagunitas, Marin County, CA
See 22 maps of this location
Photo Caption Pages
Spanning Lagunitas Creek on Sir Francis Drake Boul, Lagunitas vicinity, CA
Find maps of Lagunitas, CA
Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER CA-10
Building/structure dates: 1924 initial construction
Significance: Associated with work of John C. Oglesby, an important and long-time County Surveyor, City Engineer, and private surveyor responsible for many of the bridges extant in Marin County. Only open spandrel arch bridge in Marin County. This type of bridge was closely associated with the development of the California State Highway system.
Oglesby, John C.
MacDougall, T. A.
MacDougall, E. R.
Marin County Department Of Public Works
Shafter, James McMillan
Collin & Associates, Photographer
Pursell, Carroll W., Historian
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
1. UPSTREAM FACE OF BRIDGE
2. VIEW EAST ALONG BRIDGE DECK
3. DETAIL OF EAST PIER
4. DETAIL OF WEST PIER
Back to Lagunitas vicinity, California