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MoPac - Castor River Diversion Channel Bridge

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Side view

Photo taken March 2004 by Craig Meador

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss railroad bridge over the Diversion Channel between Allenville and Delta on the Belmont Branch, Iron Mountain Railroad
Location
Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Status
No longer in use
History
Built 1918 by the Bethlehem Steel Bridge Corp.
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.21521, -89.74851   (decimal degrees)
37°12'55" N, 89°44'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/256114/4122286 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chaffee
Inventory number
BH 21076 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2005: Posted photos by Craig Meador

Sources 

  • Craig Meador - cmeador [at] semo [dot] net