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BNSF - Meramec River Bridge

Photos 

South Approach

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in October 2008

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BH Photo #127482

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Meramec River on BNSF (former Frisco) Railroad in Pacific
Location
Pacific, Franklin County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1938
Builders
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (Girders)
- Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri (Trusses)
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Also called
Frisco - Meramec River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.44952, -90.76176   (decimal degrees)
38°26'58" N, 90°45'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/695317/4258065 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gray Summit
Inventory number
BH 38073 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2021: Updated by John Marvig: added builder
  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: added gps coordinates
  • November 13, 2008: Added by Nathan Morton

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