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BNSF - Fox River Bridge

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BNSF Fox River Bridge

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in March 2013

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #251236

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Fox River on BNSF Railway
Location
Clark County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906, Extended 1934
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 154.0 ft.
Total length: 287.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.28535, -91.49400   (decimal degrees)
40°17'07" N, 91°29'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/628017/4460517 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Warsaw
Inventory number
BH 51438 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

7-panel truss (373)
American Bridge Co. (1,492)
BNSF Railway (1,477)
Beam (15,388)
Built 1906 (609)
Built during 1900s (7,136)
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (523)
Clark County, Missouri (54)
Girder (10,051)
Missouri (6,273)
Open (39,653)
Owned by railroad (12,233)
Pin-connected (3,863)
Plate girder (7,777)
Pratt through truss (5,326)
Pratt truss (9,195)
Railroad (15,289)
Skewed (4,861)
Span length 125-175 feet (4,194)
Steel stringer (6,045)
Through girder (3,701)
Through truss (14,889)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,183)
Truss (32,502)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 20, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • March 26, 2013: New photos from Chris Gonnerman
  • February 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway"

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