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Conduit Bridge

Photos 

West face

This deck truss bridge serves no purpose other than to carry a huge water main over Maline Creek. That's the big pipe running through the structure. There's also a steady flow of leaking water coming from the span in two places that falls into the creek.

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in October 2010

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BH Photo #181814

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Maline Creek on Access Road & Water Main
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Status
Abandoned
History
Built ca. 1917
Design
Warren deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.72895, -90.22083   (decimal degrees)
38°43'44" N, 90°13'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/741589/4290365 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Granite City
Inventory number
BH 44417 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,047)
Built 1917 (583)
Built during 1910s (8,803)
Carries Water Main (1)
Deck truss (1,525)
Have street view (22,551)
Missouri (5,967)
St. Louis, Missouri (141)
Truss (29,539)
Warren deck truss (550)
Warren truss (5,822)

Update Log 

  • December 30, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added historic name + info
  • October 11, 2010: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Modified name and description
  • October 10, 2010: New photos from Mark Dellbringge
  • March 13, 2010: Added by James Baughn