This bridge had the same portal bracing as a group of much older railroad Pratt trusses in southeast Kansas. It does not look like anything that I would expect on a 1940s bridge. It makes me wonder if this one was relocated.
Ain't I brilliant?
The Sign Says:
Goverment Property KEEP OFF
O.Erment is Goverment
Perhaps he used stimulus money.........
Who is O. Ernment and how did he make enough of a fortune to buy a railroad bridge?
The Army may paint the bridge but they don't replace their signs. Taken July 2nd 2009 while on a float trip
WHAT THE ....! A railroad bridge with paint on it? Don't know that I've ever seen one of those!!