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Tuolumne Meadows Bridge, Spanning Tuolumne River on Tioga Road, Tuolumne Meadows, Tuolumne County, CA



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Item Title


Location
Spanning Tuolumne River on Tioga Road, Tuolumne Meadows, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CA-109
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N96).
Building/structure dates: 1933 initial construction
Significance: Tuolumne Meadows typifies the National Park Service's attempt to merge road structures into their natural surroundings by making some use of native materials.

Subjects
Steel Girder Bridges
Transportation
Tourism


Related Names
Bureau Of Public Roads
C G Willis & Sons
Hewes, Dr. L. E.
Sweetser, C. H.
Tolen, Harry S.
Roach, T. M.
Grogan, Brian C., Photographer
Quin, Richard H., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW NORTH ACROSS BRIDGE WITH LAMBERT DOME IN DISTANCE.
2. CONSTRUCTION DETAIL OF NE CORNER.
3. CONSTRUCTION DETAIL OF PIERS AND SUBSTRUCTURE OF EAST ELEVATION.
4. VIEW ACROSS MEADOW AT EAST ELEVATION.
5. CONSTRUCTION DETAIL OF EAST FACE SHOWING SEWER PIPE UNDER BRIDGE.
6. VIEW OF WEST FACE AND TUOLUMNE RIVER.
7. CONSTRUCTION DETAIL NORTHWEST CORNER.
8. VIEW ACROSS BRIDGE FACING SOUTH.


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