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RI - Grand River Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Flooding on July 8, 1909

Public domain photo from the Vanishing Missouri Collection/Missouri State Archives

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BH Photo #214784

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Grand River on Rock Island Railroad
Location
Daviess County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new truss bridge
History
Built ?, replaced 1885
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Howe through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.92754, -93.94294   (decimal degrees)
39°55'39" N, 93°56'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/419424/4420140 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gallatin
Land survey
T. 59 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 16
Inventory number
BH 49714 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "Pedimented portal bracing"
  • September 24, 2011: Added by James Baughn

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