SR-7: Old Sepulveda Blvd

7_smallOld Sepulveda Blvd.

Former Sepulveda Blvd near the current I-5 / Roxford St interchange, looking north.
Former Sepulveda Blvd near the current I-5 / Roxford St interchange, looking north.
Original three lane paving from 1938. Asphalt center lane is also original, albeit repaved.
Original three lane paving from 1938. Asphalt center lane is also original, albeit repaved.
Date stamp on the concrete lanes from 1938.
Date stamp on the concrete lanes from 1938.

This section of highway was built in 1938. The outer lanes are concrete and the center lane is asphalt. The center lane was a common passing lane or “Suicide Lane”. It was bypassed in 1963 when I-405 was constructed. Today, it is known as Blucher Avenue.

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