U.S. 395 - Final Alignment
San Diego, California
Penasquitos Bridge


Photos of the U.S. 395 Penasquitos Bridge
from the post-1949 final alignment
now a service road, bike & jogging trail connecting Poway Road & Scripps Poway Parkway
southward 4:
the bridge today
current designation
mandala of Poway Penasquitos
ancient tribes foretelling
poop pumping facility beneath
sacred bingo grounds
Cara Way & Scripps Poway Parkway
service road entrance
SPP I-15 onramp
bridge in distance
northward 2, full bridge span
northward 3, Poway Rd offramp sign
blurry photos above © Derrick Garbell flip-phone camera September 2007
Poway Road intersection 1962, on U.S. 395 just north of this bridge

two bridge construction photos courtesy
Mark Furqueron's former San Diego Historic Highway site:

1965 grand opening article Poway Chieftain


1971 aerial view of two bridges facing south
Penasquitos Bridge is at extreme top left, serving as northbound I-15.
Righthand bridge is newer southbound I-15

Freeway overcrossing in foreground is Poway Road - Rancho Penasquitos Boulevard

Wide angle Mapquest photo:
includes current I-15 and Penasquitos Creek Bridge on the west (red arrow),
and even older segments of Old U.S. 395, Pomerado Road, on the east edge of view (purple arrow)
page modified 25 June 2015