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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
Lost through truss bridge over Lost Creek on the BNSF Railway at Elsberry
Location
Lincoln County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
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 

  • August 11, 2019: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge has been replaced
  • 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 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Charles Kuehn
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com