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RI - Grand River Bridge

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Rock Island bridge pier

Photo taken by James Holzmeier 1996

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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BH Photo #308197

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Grand River on Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad
Location
Daviess County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1885
Builder
- Leighton Bridge & Iron Works of Rochester, New York
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 310.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.92754, -93.94298   (decimal degrees)
39°55'39" N, 93°56'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/419421/4420140 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gallatin
Land survey
T. 59 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 16
Inventory number
BH 62203 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 4, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder & date
  • April 25, 2015: New photo from Paul Hamby
  • November 12, 2014: New photos from James Holzmeier
  • August 2, 2014: New Street View added by Luke
  • August 1, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added

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