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A.P. Green Company Bridge 1

Photos 

Looking west

Photo taken by Clark Vance in July 2015

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BH Photo #344781

Map 

Description 

This bridge carries a rail spur in to the former A.P. Green Company brick plant.

Some brick factory history: https://web.archive.org/web/20131226195951/http://www.mabric...

Presently the home of Shamrock Proppants (pellets used in oil drilling: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydraulic_fracturing_proppants). http://www.shamrockproppants.com/

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over South Fork Salt River on Rail Spur
Location
Mexico, Audrain County, Missouri
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16315, -91.86409   (decimal degrees)
39°09'47" N, 91°51'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/598135/4335496 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mexico East
Land survey
T. 51 N., R. 9 W., Sec. 25
Elevation
760 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 70401 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Audrain County, Missouri (108)
Closed (2,442)
Deck girder (4,598)
Girder (8,171)
Mexico, Missouri (7)
Missouri (5,968)
Owned privately (1,310)
Plate girder (6,273)

Update Log 

  • December 31, 2015: New photos from Clark Vance
  • December 30, 2015: Added by Clark Vance

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Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com