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Bridges - California

Here are links to some notable bridges (past and present) found along Route 40.

Rainbow Bridge and Donner LakeDonner Memorial Bridge (Rainbow Bridge) (Truckee, CA)
"This graceful bridge near the summit of Donner Pass was designed by Norman Raab. Raab is best known for the bridges he designed for the Pacific Coast......"

Colfax Railroad OverpassColfax Railroad Overpass (Colfax, CA)
"Crosses the main rail line......."

Feather River BridgeFeather River Bridge (Tobin, CA)

Tower BridgeTower Bridge (Sacramento, CA)

IconYolo Causeway (Davis, CA)

Carquinez BridgeCarquinez Bridge (Alfred Zampa Memorial Bridge) (Vallejo, CA)
"Officially known as the Alfred Zampa Memorial Bridge. ......"

Bay BridgeSan Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (San Francisco, CA)
"Construction began on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on July 9, 1933, and it opened for traffic on November 12, 1936. The bridge has two decks,......"

IconGolden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, CA)
"While not located on Route 40, it is near the highway's western terminus and certainly worthy of mention......."

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Last updated: 2009-09-08 04:28:09

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