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BNSF - Brazeau Creek Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #106724

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Brazeau Creek at Wittenberg on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway
Location
Perry County, Missouri
Status
Still in use
History
This railroad line was completed in 1904, although I don't know if this particular bridge is that old or not
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.65373, -89.52373   (decimal degrees)
37°39'13" N, 89°31'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/277367/4170392 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Altenburg
Inventory number
BH 22279 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

5-panel truss (477)
BNSF Railway (1,257)
Built during 1900s (6,835)
Missouri (6,156)
Open (38,332)
Owned by railroad (11,188)
Perry County, Missouri (40)
Pratt through truss (5,030)
Pratt truss (8,783)
Railroad (14,424)
Riveted (2,054)
Through truss (14,118)
Truss (31,323)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2018: New photos from John Christeson
  • April 18, 2015: New photo from John Christeson
  • December 26, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • March 7, 2005: Posted all new photos

Sources 

  • John Christeson - john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com