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BNSF Chariton River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Chariton River on BNSF Railway between New Cambria and Callao
Location
Macon County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Through truss
Also called
Kern Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.77101, -92.68753   (decimal degrees)
39°46'16" N, 92°41'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/526761/4402389 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Cambria East
Inventory number
BH 44973 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

BNSF Railway (1,246)
Chariton River (37)
Macon County, Missouri (80)
Missouri (6,135)
Open (38,207)
Owned by railroad (11,099)
Railroad (14,365)
Through truss (14,033)
Truss (31,221)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Comments 

Kern Railroad Bridge
Posted December 16, 2010, by Scott Lowe (dayoffguy [at] aol [dot] com)

My aunt & uncle once lived in Brookfield. My late uncle, Jay Chambers worked for Burlington Northern railroad. He passed over this rail bridge many times.

My family is from Macon, the Benteles & Talbots.