California State Route 193

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State Route 193 marker

State Route 193
Map of eastern California with SR 193 highlighted in red
Route information
Defined by Streets and Highways Code § 493
Maintained by Caltrans
Length37 mi[1] (60 km)
Major junctions
West endLincoln Boulevard in Lincoln
 
East end SR 49 in Placerville
Location
CountiesPlacer, El Dorado
Highway system
California 192.svg SR 192California 195.svg SR 195

State Route 193 (SR 193) is a state highway in the U.S. state of California that runs through Placer and El Dorado counties. It begins as an east–west arterial road running from Lincoln to Newcastle, just west of Auburn. Then after concurrencies with Interstate 80 and State Route 49 through Auburn, SR 193 resumes heading eastward from Cool to Georgetown, then turning south to rejoin SR 49 just north of Placerville.

Route description[edit]

SR 193 approaching Taylor Road in Newcastle

SR 193 begins at the eastern city limits of Lincoln. The route formerly began at a junction with what was then SR 65 (now Lincoln Boulevard) in Lincoln, and was known as McBean Park Drive (SR 65 has since relocated to a new bypass alignment). The portion within the city of Lincoln was relinquished to the city in February 2011. After leaving the city of Lincoln, SR 193 becomes known as Lincoln Newcastle Highway and enters rural Placer County. A few miles later, SR 193 passes over the tunnel containing Taylor Road before heading east on Taylor Road to an interchange with I-80 in Newcastle.[2]

SR 193 runs concurrently on I-80 eastbound into the city of Auburn, where it then leaves I-80 and runs concurrently with SR 49. These concurrencies are unsigned. SR 193 resumes as Georgetown Road, heading east from SR 49, the town of Cool, and the Auburn State Recreation Area. The highway passes through the towns of Fords Corner, Greenwood, and Georgetown before turning south and encountering the town of Kelsey after several miles.[3] SR 193 terminates at the northern city limits of Placerville at its second junction with SR 49.[2]

SR 193 is part of the California Freeway and Expressway System,[4] but is not part of the National Highway System,[5] a network of highways that are considered essential to the country's economy, defense, and mobility by the Federal Highway Administration.[6]

Major intersections[edit]

Except where prefixed with a letter, postmiles were measured on the road as it was in 1964, based on the alignment that existed at the time, and do not necessarily reflect current mileage. R reflects a realignment in the route since then, M indicates a second realignment, L refers an overlap due to a correction or change, and T indicates postmiles classified as temporary (for a full list of prefixes, see California postmile § Official postmile definitions).[7] Segments that remain unconstructed or have been relinquished to local control may be omitted. The numbers reset at county lines; the start and end postmiles in each county are given in the county column.

CountyLocationPostmile
[7][1][8]
Exit
[9]
DestinationsNotes
Placer
PLA 0.00-38.23[N 1]
Lincoln0.00Lincoln Boulevard – Marysville, RosevilleFormer US 99E / SR 65; formerly G Street
1.35Oak Tree LaneWest end of state maintenance
3.00Sierra College Boulevard – Penryn, Loomis
Newcastle9.77Taylor RoadFormer US 40 west
10.20
14.30[N 2]
I-80 west – SacramentoInterchange; west end of I-80 overlap
 West end of freeway on I-80
Auburn16.85[N 2]118Ophir RoadWestbound exit and eastbound entrance
17.29[N 2]119AMaple Street, Nevada Street – AuburnFormer US 40 east
 East end of freeway on I-80
17.54[N 2]
3.21[N 1]
I-80 east / SR 49 north (Grass Valley Highway) – Reno, Grass ValleyInterchange; east end of I-80 overlap; west end of SR 49 overlap
El Dorado
ED 0.00[N 1]-26.95
Cool34.47[N 1]
0.00
SR 49 south – PlacervilleEast end of SR 49 overlap
Placerville26.95 SR 49 (Coloma Street)East end of SR 193
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
  1. ^ a b c d Indicates that the postmile represents the distance along SR 49 rather than SR 193.
  2. ^ a b c d Indicates that the postmile represents the distance along I-80 rather than SR 193.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b California Department of Transportation (July 2007). "Log of Bridges on State Highways". Sacramento: California Department of Transportation.
  2. ^ a b Sacramento County Street Atlas (Map). Thomas Brothers. 2008.
  3. ^ California Road Atlas (Map). Thomas Brothers. 2008.
  4. ^ "Article 2 of Chapter 2 of Division 1". California Streets and Highways Code. Sacramento: California Office of Legislative Counsel. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  5. ^ Federal Highway Administration (March 25, 2015). National Highway System: California (North) (PDF) (Map). Scale not given. Washington, DC: Federal Highway Administration.
  6. ^ Natzke, Stefan; Neathery, Mike & Adderly, Kevin (June 20, 2012). "What is the National Highway System?". National Highway System. Washington, DC: Federal Highway Administration. Retrieved July 1, 2012.
  7. ^ a b California Department of Transportation. "State Truck Route List". Sacramento: California Department of Transportation. Archived from the original (XLS file) on June 30, 2015. Retrieved June 30, 2015.
  8. ^ California Department of Transportation, All Traffic Volumes on CSHS, 2005 and 2006
  9. ^ California Department of Transportation, California Numbered Exit Uniform System, Interstate 80 Freeway Interchanges, Retrieved on 2009-02-19.

External links[edit]

Route map:

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