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Southwest Avenue UPRR Bridge

Photos 

The west face, looking east on Southwest Avenue

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in July 2010

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BH Photo #170642

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Southwest Avenue on the Union Pacific Railroad, just west of McCausland Avenue
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Status
Open to two tracks of railroad traffic
History
Built in 1958
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.61291, -90.31107   (decimal degrees)
38°36'46" N, 90°18'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/734121/4277252 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Inventory number
BH 45682 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (12,939)
Built 1958 (318)
Built during 1950s (3,410)
Missouri (6,018)
Open (37,179)
Railroad (13,775)
St. Louis, Missouri (141)
Steel stringer (5,106)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,060)

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2011: New photos from Mark Dellbringge
  • January 6, 2011: New photo from John Christeson
  • August 15, 2010: New photo from Mark Dellbringge
  • July 26, 2010: New photo from Mark Dellbringge
  • July 23, 2010: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge
  • John Christeson - john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com