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Wabash Railroad Bridge #69

Photos 

Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in December 2016

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BH Photo #373854

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Cole Creek (f/k/a Elm Creek) on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Location
St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original bridge at this location built 1868; rebuilt 1898 with this bridge
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Steel stringer bridge w/ballasted deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.8 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.81702, -90.51370   (decimal degrees)
38°49'01" N, 90°30'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/715861/4299408 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 64853 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 26, 2016: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • December 19, 2014: Added by James Holzmeier

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