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Wabash Railroad Bridge #690

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Description 

Original trestle was later replaced in May 1930 by Wabash with a 6' x 8' concrete box culvert, as seen in the above Street View

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash Railroad
Location
Boone County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Original bridge built 1868; renewed 1894; later replaced by Wabash RR with a concrete culvert
Railroads
- Columbia Terminal Railroad (COLT)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Timber stringer with limestone masonry abutments
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 12.0 ft.
Total length: 36.8 ft.
Deck width: 9.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.09651, -92.24213   (decimal degrees)
39°05'47" N, 92°14'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/565536/4327760 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hallsville
Inventory number
BH 64462 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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