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Frisco - Goltra Bridge

Photos 

Remaining pier and abutment

Photo taken by Conor Watkins

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BH Photo #495031

Map 

Description 

One pier visible from Route M.

Facts 

Overview
Lost truss bridge over Meramec River on St. Louis-San Francisco Railway
Location
Crawford County, Missouri
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Removed 1985
Railroad
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Through truss
Also called
Frisco Meramec River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.82904, -91.43728   (decimal degrees)
37°49'45" N, 91°26'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/637524/4187997 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 36 N., R. 5 W., Sec. 23
Elevation
890 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 92617 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Crawford County, Missouri (27)
Lost (24,961)
Lost 1985 (137)
Lost during 1980s (1,395)
Missouri (6,315)
Owned by railroad (12,497)
Railroad (15,600)
St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (217)
Through truss (15,173)
Truss (32,953)

Update Log 

  • April 8, 2021: New photos from Clark Vance
  • April 7, 2021: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

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