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South Broadway at River Des Peres Bridge #1

Photo 

Broadway Bridge

1915 flood

Photo by Eric Kinkhorst

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BH Photo #177520

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over River Des Peres on South Broadway in St. Louis
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1925
Design
Pratt deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.53833, -90.26833   (decimal degrees)
38°32'18" N, 90°16'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/738089/4269084 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Land survey
T. 44 N., R. 7 E., Sec. 19
Inventory number
BH 43288 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck truss (1,606)
Lost (22,281)
Lost 1925 (35)
Lost during 1920s (376)
Missouri (6,136)
Owned by city (4,930)
Pratt deck truss (332)
Pratt truss (8,745)
Replaced by new bridge (14,866)
St. Louis, Missouri (145)
Truss (31,245)

Update Log 

  • September 13, 2010: New photo from Eric Kinkhorst
  • August 25, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

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