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MNA - Harry S. Truman Reservoir Bridge

Photos 

South Approach

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in June 2009

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BH Photo #141703

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over Harry S. Truman Reservoir on Missouri and North Arkansas Railroad (former Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad)
Location
Henry County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1971 with the formation of Harry S. Truman Reservoir bypassing the original line now removed/submerged
Railroads
- Missouri & Northern Arkansas Railroad (MNA)
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT; Katy)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 690.0 ft.
Also called
MNA - South Grand River Bridge
MKT - Harry S. Truman Reservoir Bridge
MKT - South Grand River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.33109, -93.79989   (decimal degrees)
38°19'52" N, 93°47'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/430088/4242853 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clinton South
Inventory number
BH 42859 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: added gps coordinates, changed Truman Lake to Harry S. Truman Reservoir
  • June 21, 2009: Added by Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com

Comments 

Harry S. Truman Reservoir Rail Bridge/Causeway
Posted December 16, 2010, by Scott Lowe (dayoffguy [at] aol [dot] com)

Travel south on Hwy 13, look West as you travel on the causeway bridges just south of Clinton. You can see this rail bridge in the distance.