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DM&E - Wornall Road Overpass

Photos 

West Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in June 2011

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BH Photo #202387

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Wornall Rd on Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad/Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903, Reinforced with new exterior beams Ca. 2018
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- I&M Rail Link (IMRL)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 25.0 ft.
Total length: 25.0 ft.
Also called
MILW Bridge #I-814
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.34563, -94.24019   (decimal degrees)
39°20'44" N, 94°14'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/393132/4355865 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Excelsior Springs
Inventory number
BH 48954 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 11, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: Corrected railroad information
  • June 26, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • June 23, 2011: New photos from David Backlin
  • June 21, 2011: Added by David Backlin

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