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Current River Foot Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2014

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BH Photo #301280

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Description 

Pedestrian bridge built along side MO 19 Current River Bridge. The concrete piers were originally used by the Salem Winona and Southern Railway - which ceased operations in 1928 and was dismantled in 1929.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Trains/I...

The line may have been build by Missouri Lumber and Mining ca 1909.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Current River on Pedestrian Path
Location
Shannon County, Missouri
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Builder
- Salem, Winona and Southern Railway
Railroad
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 600.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.28617, -91.40897   (decimal degrees)
37°17'10" N, 91°24'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/641035/4127805 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 30 N., R. 4 W., Sec. 20
Inventory number
BH 63597 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2016: Updated by Clark Vance: Added rail info
  • October 12, 2014: Added by Steve Conro

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Sources 

  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com