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BNSF - Elsberry Bridge

Photos 

East side

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #105960

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Lost Creek on the BNSF Railway at Elsberry
Location
Lincoln County, Missouri
Status
Open to railroad traffic
History
Built 1902
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 110.0 ft.
Total length: 110.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16258, -90.77918   (decimal degrees)
39°09'45" N, 90°46'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/691874/4337167 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elsberry
Land survey
T. 51 N., R. 2 E., Sec. 28
Inventory number
BH 21909 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 30, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Riveted"
  • June 24, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 21, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 28, 2015: New photo from Charles Kuehn
  • April 24, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • June 6, 2005: Posted new photos

Sources 

  • Charles Kuehn
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com