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Wabash Railroad Bridge #403 - Emerson St. subway

Photos 

Emerson St. underpass

View looking south

Photo taken by James Holzmeier in December 2014

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

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BH Photo #309640

Map 

Facts 

Overview
5-track steel stringer bridge over Emerson St. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railroad
Location
Moberly, Randolph County, Missouri
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Bridge completed 1949
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Steel stringer w/concrete deck on concrete abutments
Dimensions
Total length: 39.5 ft.
Deck width: 104.0 ft.
Also called
Emerson St. subway
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.43009, -92.45385   (decimal degrees)
39°25'48" N, 92°27'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/547005/4364648 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moberly
Inventory number
BH 64487 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Changed incorrect bridge number; added build date and bridge dimensions based on new data
  • December 9, 2014: Added by James Holzmeier

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