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National Register of Historic Places in Sacramento County, California
 
Tower Bridge in Sacramento, California
12 August 2006
Tower Bridge in Sacramento, California
11 August 2006
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National Register #82004845
Tower Bridge
State Highway 275 Across Sacramento River
Sacramento
Built 1934-1936

The Streamline Moderne Tower Bridge was the only vertical lift span bridge in California when it opened in 1936.

As constructed, the Tower Bridge contained two lanes for traffic, two sidewalks for pedestrians, and railroad tracks for the Sacramento Northern Railway. When the Sacramento Northern Railway moved to the I Street Bridge In 1963, the tracks were replaced with automobile lanes.

Historic structures in Old Sacramento and on the Sacramento River:

Old Sacramento Official Website

 
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