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USAX - Temporal Road Trestle

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Overview from south

Photo taken by James Baughn

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Facts 

Overview
Massive wooden trestle on the US Army Railroad over Temporal Road and a branch of Big Piney River
Location
Fort Leonard Wood, Pulaski County, Missouri
Status
Open to railroad traffic
History
Built 1941 as part of a railroad spur to Fort Leonard Wood
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 345.0 ft.
Also called
USATC - Temporal Road Trestle
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.82948, -92.05107   (decimal degrees)
37°49'46" N, 92°03'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/583506/4187320 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 36 N., R. 10 W., Sec. 20
USGS topographic map
Devils Elbow
Inventory number
BH 22374 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 12, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Addded Fort Leonard Wood as the "city" and changed ownership from "railroad company" to "US Military"
  • September 29, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added stream name
  • April 13, 2009: New photo from Nathan Morton
  • January 25, 2005: Posted new photos

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Luke Harden - lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com