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Wabash Railroad Bridge #1918

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Wabash Railroad Bridge #1918

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Photo taken by James Holzmeier in November 2014

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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Description 

Built by the North Missouri Railroad prior to the Civil War

Facts 

Overview
Brick arch bridge with stone facing, over a tributary of Hoover Creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railway
Location
Randolph County, Missouri
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic account of line abandonment ca. 1996
History
Built 1858 by the North Missouri Railroad Co.
Railroad
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Brick arch
Dimensions
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.59783, -92.47165   (decimal degrees)
39°35'52" N, 92°28'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/545363/4383255 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jacksonville
Inventory number
BH 64058 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2014: New photos from James Holzmeier
  • November 15, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Updated description
  • November 13, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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