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NS - I-70 Overpass

Photos 

The east face, in the rain

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in January 2012

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BH Photo #223988

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Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete and steel stringer bridge over Interstate 70 / U. S. Highway 40 on the Norfolk Southern Railroad in Wentzville
Location
Wentzville, St. Charles County, Missouri
Status
Open to one track of railroad traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Concrete and steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.0 ft.
Total length: 172.2 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #138
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.80896, -90.86455   (decimal degrees)
38°48'32" N, 90°51'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/685417/4297743 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wentzville
Inventory number
BH 51101 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2019: New photo from Joe Sonderman
  • December 14, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Added Wabash bridge number, build date & measurements from Wabash RR records
  • November 21, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier
  • January 27, 2012: Added by Mark Dellbringge

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