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UP Railroad Bridge

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UP Railroad Bridge St. Joe Dr

Looking Southeast

Photo taken by John Christeson in May 2008

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BH Photo #114314

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Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad on St. Joe Drive (Old US 67) in Flat River
Location
Flat River, St. Francois County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1925
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.85512, -90.50385   (decimal degrees)
37°51'18" N, 90°30'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/719603/4192676 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Flat River
Land survey
Survey #3092 (T. 36 N., R. 5 E.)
Inventory numbers
MONBI 20647 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 36629 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2014)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
3,500

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 24, 2013: New photo from John Christeson
  • March 28, 2013: New photo from John Christeson
  • May 19, 2008: Essay added by John Christeson

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Comments 

UP Railroad Bridge
Posted October 4, 2017, by John Christeson (john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Unfortunately this bridge has been replaced