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Highley Heights Railroad Bridge

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Highley Heights Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in March 10, 2014

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BH Photo #279412

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt deck truss bridge over Big River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
St. Francois County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Main spans: Two-span Pratt deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.88438, -90.52845   (decimal degrees)
37°53'04" N, 90°31'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/717352/4195866 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bonne Terre
Inventory number
BH 49639 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Big River (Missouri) (24)
Deck truss (1,510)
Missouri (5,936)
Open (36,587)
Owned by railroad (9,824)
Pratt deck truss (304)
Pratt truss (8,008)
St. Francois County, Missouri (76)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • September 16, 2011: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

Highley Heights Railroad Bridge
Posted October 2, 2017, by Dale Dworak (Ddworak1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

We used to walk out to the center pillar along the bottom.