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Wabash Railroad Bridge #2068C

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Wabash Railroad Bridge #2068C

View looking east from MO Hwy. 202

Photo taken by James Holzmeier 1997

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

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BH Photo #309176

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over MO Hwy. 202 on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railway
Location
Glenwood, Schuyler County, Missouri
Status
Bridge removed; abutments remain
History
Removed after abandonment of former Wabash trackage through this area
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder w/concrete abutments & wingwalls
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 45.8 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2068 3/4
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2068.75
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.51852, -92.57538   (decimal degrees)
40°31'07" N, 92°34'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/535969/4485397 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lancaster
Inventory number
BH 64045 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2015: New photo from James Holzmeier
  • December 14, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Updated bridge dimensions, build date and Wabash bridge number
  • November 27, 2014: New photo from James Holzmeier
  • November 25, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Uploaded a Wabash RR station map of this bridge
  • November 12, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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