|Skaggs Bridge allows Madera Avenue (Highway 145) to cross the San Joaquin
River at the Fresno-Madera County Line. Steam
boats used to dock at the bridge before Friant Dam was built.
Skagg's Bridge Park is a Fresno County Park located on the Fresno side of the San Joaquin River.
|The following is an email that I received from Gary Skaggs, a decendent
of the Skaggs family that originally settled in the area near the bridge
From: "Gary Skaggs"
I enjoyed the pictures of Skaggs Bridge. I am the second to the
last living member of the Skaggs family (I have an unmarried 17 year old