Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway

Reporting mark: GMO
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Abandoned GMO - Little Indian Creek Arch (Morgan County, Illinois)
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Little Indian Creek on Abandoned Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Abandoned GMO - Pearl River Bridge (Hinds County, Mississippi)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Pearl River on Abandoned Gulf, Mobile, & Ohio Railroad
Abandoned

ABS - 25th Avenue Overpass (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)
Deck plate girder bridge over 25th Ave. and creek on Alabama Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF/UP - Cass Street Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1911
Steel Stringer bridge over E Cass St (US30 WB) on BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF/UP - Jefferson Street Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1930
Girder bridge over US 30 EB (Jefferson St) on BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF/UP - New Street Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1912, Replaced 2015
Slab bridge over New Street on BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF/UP - Osgood Street Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1911
Beam bridge over Osgood Street on BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF/UP - Van Buren Street Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1911
Steel Steel stringer bridge over Van Buren Street on BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

CB&Q/GM&O Overpass (Madison County, Illinois)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Abandoned CB&Q RR on GM&O RR
Open to traffic

CN - Kaskaskia River Bridge (Baldwin) (Randolph County, Illinois)
Through truss railroad bridge over the Kaskaskia River on the CNRR west of Baldwin next to IL 154
Open to traffic

CN - Pearl River Bridge (Lawrence County, Mississippi)
Built 1906
Through truss bridge over Pearl River on Illinois Central Gulf RR
Open to traffic

CSX/BNSF - Connector Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Deck plate girder bridge over Washington Street and York Avenue on CSX/BNSF Connector
Open to traffic

EStLCW - Columbia Flyover (Monroe County, Illinois)
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Gulf Mobile & Ohio Railroad on East St. Louis, Columbia, & Waterloo Railway
Removed

GM&O - Cahaba River Bridge (Bibb County, Alabama)
Removed when GM&O line was abandoned in mid 1980s
Through truss bridge over Cahaba River on Railroad
Lost

GM&O - Eagle Creek Bridge (Livingston County, Illinois)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Eagle Creek on Abandoned Gulf Mobile & Ohio RR 3.5 Mi W of Streator
Removed

GM&O - Hatchie River Bridge (Hardeman County, Tennessee)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Hatchie River on Abandoned Gulf, Mobile and Northern Railroad Company
Derelict/abandoned

GM&O - Kaskaskia River Bridge (Randolph County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1906; Removed in the 1970s after the river was rechanneled
Lost bridge over Kaskaskia River (former channel) on Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway west of Baldwin
No longer exists

GM&O - Leaf River Bridge (Perry County, Mississippi)
Built 1902
Abandoned through truss railroad bridge over Leaf River
Abandoned

GM&O - Mackinaw River Bridge (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Through truss bridge over Mackinaw River on Abandoned GM&O RR N of Green Valley
Abandoned

GM&O - Murphysboro Bridge (Jackson County, Illinois)
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Big Muddy River on Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway
Removed but not replaced

GM&O - Prairie Creek trestle (Logan County, Illinois)
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Prairie Creek on GM&O RR
Abandoned

GM&O - Salt Creek Bridge (Logan County, Illinois)
Built 1900
Through truss bridge over Salt creek on former Gulf, Mobile and Ohio Railroad line
Removed but not replaced

IC - Bridge #149.7 (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Built Ca. 1889
Stone arch bridge over Tributary of Indian Creek on Abandoned Illinois Central Railway
Open to authorized vehicles only

IC - Bridge #152.8 (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Built Ca. 1889
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Tributary of Indian Creek on Abandoned Illinois Central Railway
Derelict/abandoned

IC - Buckatunna Creek Bridge (Wayne County, Mississippi)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Buckatunna Creek on M&O RR (abandoned)
Abandoned

IC - Hurricane Creek Bridge (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)
Built 1905
Warren through truss bridge over Hurricane Creek on Abandoned Illinois Central Railroad
Closed to all traffic

IC - Townhall Road Overpass (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Built 1889
Stone arch bridge over Tributary of Indian Creek & Townhall Road on Abandoned Railroad southwest of Hopedale
Abandoned

IC/ITR Overpass (Sangamon County, Illinois)
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Interurban trail (formerly ITRR) on abandoned C&NW
Derelict/abandoned

Illinois Terminal - Mindale Hump Bridge (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad & Illinois 122 on Illinois Terminal System
Removed

KCS - Black Warrior River Trestle (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)
Built 1896-9; Steel truss span replaced 1924
Cantilevered Warren through truss bridge over Black Warrior River
Open to traffic

KCS - Bowling Green Viaduct (Pike County, Missouri)
Built 1899 by the Lassig Bridge & Iron Works
Deck Girder Viaduct over County Road 292 and Branch of Noix Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic above and below

KCS - Clinton Spring Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Built 1894
Stone arch culvert over a branch of Noix Creek on KCS RR in Louisiana
Open to railroad traffic

KCS - Doxies Creek Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Built 1900
Deck plate girder bridge over Doxies Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Doxies Fork Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Built 1900
Deck plate girder bridge over Doxies Creek and County Road 243 on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Glasgow Bridge (Howard County, Missouri)
Built 1900
Four-span through truss railroad bridge over the Missouri River on the Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Hall Street Bridge (Pearl, IL) (Pike County, Illinois)
Built 1927
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Hall Street on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - I-70 Overpass (Callaway County, Missouri)
Built 1963
Plate girder bridge over I-70 on the former GM&O Railroad at Kingdom City
Rail line is intact, but apparently unused

KCS - Little Blue River Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1900
Warren through truss bridge over Little Blue River on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Little Noix Creek Bridge (Pike County, Missouri)
Built 1900
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Little Noix Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Macoupin Creek Bridge (Greene County, Illinois)
Built 1889, Approach added 1901
Pratt through truss bridge over Macoupin Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Macoupin Creek Overflow Bridge (Greene County, Illinois)
Built 1883, Approaches added 1948
Deck plate girder bridge over Macoupin Creek Overflow on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - McKinney Creek Trestle (Callaway County, Missouri)
Wooden trestle over McKinney Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway (former GWWR)
Intact but closed to all traffic

KCS - Moniteau Bridge (Randolph County, Missouri)
Built 1901
Deck plate girder bridge over Moniteau Creek on KCS Railroad
Open to traffic

KCS - MS182 Overpass (Lowndes County, Mississippi)
Built 1945
Steel stringer bridge over MS182 on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - MS245 Overpass (Lowndes County, Mississippi)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over MS 245 on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Noix Creek Bridge #1 (Pike County, Missouri)
Built 1900
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Noix Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Noix Creek Bridge #3 (Pike County, Missouri)
Built 1896
Deck plate girder bridge over Noix Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Piasa Creek Bridge (Jersey County, Illinois)
Built 1881, Stabalized 1904 and 1911, Encased 1918
Concrete Encased Stone Arch bridge over Piasa Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - South Fork Salt River Bridge (Audrain County, Missouri)
Deck plate girder bridge over S. Fork Salt River on Chicago & Alton, later GM&O, later Gateway Western, now Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to rail traffic

KCS - Twin Culvert (S) (Pike County, Illinois)
Built 1889 during a grade reduction
Stone arch Bridge over Old Pearl Road on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - US 40 Overpass (Callaway County, Missouri)
Plate girder bridge over Route FF (Old US 40) on the former GM&O Railroad at Kingdom City
Rail line is intact, but apparently unused

KCS - US-82 Overpass (Pickens County, Alabama)
Built 1937
Pony plate girder bridge over US-82/AL-6 on Kansas City Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

KCS - US54 Overpass (Audrain County, Missouri)
Built 1934
Steel stringer bridge over South Fork Salt River and US 54 on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Lake Creek Trestle (Alexander County, Illinois)
Abandoned wooden trestle over Lake Creek on the former Mobile & Ohio Railroad, next to IL 3
Abandoned, but still in good condition

Lake Park Stone Arch #1 (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Built 1897
Stone arch bridge over Dry Creek on Lake Park Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lake Park Stone Arch #2 (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Built 1897
Stone arch bridge over Dry Creek on Lake Park Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lick Creek Bridge (Tazewell County, Illinois)
Abandoned Pony plate girder bridge over Lick Creek
Derelict/abandoned

MDS - Chickasaway River Bridge (Clarke County, Mississippi)
Built 1906 by the Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co.
Warren through truss bridge over Chickasaway River on the Meridian Southern Railway (formerly Mobile and Ohio RR)
Open to traffic

MDS - Okatibbee Creek Bridge (Clarke County, Mississippi)
Built 1924 by the Virginia Bridge & Iron Co.
Warren through truss bridge over Okatibbee Creek on the Meridian Southern Railway (formerly Mobile and Ohio RR)
Open to traffic

Stinson Creek Trail - Stinson Creek Bridge (Callaway County, Missouri)
Built 1878 over Sni-A-Bar Creek in Grain Valley; relocated here in 1902; rehabilitated 1944; converted to pedestrian use in 2006
Through truss bridge over Stinson Creek on Stinson Creek Trail
Open to pedestrians only

UP - 4th Avenue Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1910, Replaced 2015
Girder bridge over 4th Ave (US6 WB) on Union Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

UP - 5th Avenue Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1910, Replaced 2015
Lost Through Girder bridge over 5th Street (US6 EB) on Union Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

UP - Bridge #190.8 (Sangamon County, Illinois)
Stone arch bridge over Stream on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Forked Creek Bridges (Will County, Illinois)
Southernmost span built 1884; Middle span built 1929; Spur span built 1930; Replaced 2017
Deck plate girder bridges over Forked Creek on Union Pacific Railroad in Wilmington
Replaced by a new bridge

UP - Grant Creek Arch (Will County, Illinois)
Stone arch bridge over Grant Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Kankakee River Bridge (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1944, Replaced 2017
Deck plate girder bridge over Kankakee River on Union Pacific Railroad in Wilmington
Open

UP - Lick Creek Bridge (Sangamon County, Illinois)
Deck plate girder bridge over Lick Creek (Lake Springfield) on Railroad (UP)
Open to traffic

UP - Mackinaw River Bridge (McLean County, Illinois)
Built 1924
Deck plate girder bridge over Mackinaw River on Union Pacific Railway (former Southern Pacific))
Open

UP - Macoupin Creek Bridge (Macoupin County, Illinois)
Deck plate girder bridge over Macoupin Creek on Union Pacific Ry
Open

UP - Macoupin Creek Overflow Bridge (Macoupin County, Illinois)
Deck plate girder bridge over Unamed Overflow on Union Pacific Ry
Open

UP - Market Street Overpass (McLean County, Illinois)
Built 1889, replaced 2015
Lost Girder bridge over Market Street on Union Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

UP - Rooks Creek Bridge (Livingston County, Illinois)
Built in 1928 as a two track. Only one track remains.
Through plate girder bridge over Rooks Creek on Union Pacific Railway
Open

UP - Sugar Run Arch (Will County, Illinois)
Stone arch bridge over Sugar Run on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

UP - Water Street Overpass (Will County, Illinois)
Built 1916, Replaced 2017
Deck plate girder bridge over Water Street on Union Pacific Railroad in Wilmington
Replaced by a new bridge

UP - Wood River Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1923
Warren Through truss bridge over Wood River Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to railroad traffic, but rarely used

UP/GMO Overpass (Jackson County, Illinois)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mobile & Ohio Railroad (removed) on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic