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USAX - Little Piney Creek Bridge

Photos 

Y connecting with Frisco

North of the river crossing the rail splits, allowing trains fron the Frisco line to switch on to the army track from either direction.

Photo taken by Clark Vance in July 2015

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BH Photo #333277

Map 

Description 

Relocated from unknown site.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Little Piney Creek on US Army RR
Location
Phelps County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902, probably relocated here
Builder
- Milliken Brothers of New York City, New York
Railroad
- US Army Transportation Corps (USAX)
Design
Skewed Warren (?) through truss
Also called
Army Spur Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.91579, -91.94734   (decimal degrees)
37°54'57" N, 91°56'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/592527/4196994 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 68506 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Riveted"
  • July 22, 2015: New photos from Clark Vance
  • July 21, 2015: New photos from Clark Vance
  • July 14, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added category "US Army Transportation Corps"
  • July 14, 2015: Added by Clark Vance

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Comments 

USAX - Little Piney Creek Bridge
Posted November 6, 2016, by Dylan VanAntwerp (dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com)

#3 is what it looks like when I take my contacts out ;)