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BNSF - Hollywood Beach Bridge

Photos 

East side

Photo taken March 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #105715

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span through truss bridge over the Meramec River on the BNSF Railway in Arnold
Location
Oakville, Jefferson County, Missouri, and St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Open to railroad traffic
History
Built 1903
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Three pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 1,336.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.45533, -90.33883   (decimal degrees)
38°27'19" N, 90°20'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/732210/4259692 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oakville
Inventory number
BH 21756 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • May 2, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added Build Date
  • March 31, 2006: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

BNSF - Hollywood Beach Bridge
Posted July 18, 2015, by Forrest Probst (feprobst [at] att [dot] net)

It's the Hollywood beach bridge lived next to it in the 60's

Hollywood Beach Railroad Bridge
Posted April 5, 2009, by jack (jackkav [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

this looks like valley park rr bridge