Archie Stevenot Bridge

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Archie Stevenot Bridge
The New Melones Bridge (2960608407).jpg
The Archie Stevenot Bridge won an AISC Prize Bridge award in 1978 for long span bridges.
Coordinates38°00′15″N 120°30′00″W / 38.004034°N 120.499978°W / 38.004034; -120.499978Coordinates: 38°00′15″N 120°30′00″W / 38.004034°N 120.499978°W / 38.004034; -120.499978
Carries SR 49
CrossesNew Melones Lake
LocaleCalifornia
Named forArchie Stevenot
History
Opened1979

The Stevenot Bridge carries State Route 49 over New Melones Lake between Calaveras and Tuolumne Counties in the U.S. state of California and was completed in 1976.[1] It is named after Archie Stevenot, who helped found the California Chamber of Commerce.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ California Highways (www.cahighways.org): Routes 49 through 56
  2. ^ 2015 Named Freeways, Highways, Structures and Other Appurtenances in California (PDF). Caltrans. p. 275. Retrieved May 13, 2017.