Chippewa Street Ramp (East)
View of the eastern side (looking west on Chippewa)
Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in July 2010
BH Photo #171047
The only function of this combination ramp / bridge approach is that westbound Chippewa motorists can make a u-turn at this location to head back east on Chippewa. Tractor-trailers sometimes use this bridge to serve a nearby printing establishment; the bridge has a narrow turning radius.
- Concrete stringer bridge (U-Turn ramp) over Chippewa Street (Missouri State Highway 366 / Historic U. S. 66 Byway) in St. Louis, next to the Chippewa Street UPRR Bridge
- St. Louis, Missouri
- Open to traffic, but rarely used
- Built in 1936 by the Missouri State Highway Department
- Concrete stringer
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 50.2 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +38.58996, -90.25942 (decimal degrees)
38°35'24" N, 90°15'34" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 15/738695/4274837 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Webster Groves
- Land survey
- T. 45 N., R. 7 E., Sec. 32
- Inventory numbers
- MONBI 13491 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 45734 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- July 28, 2011: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Modified overview and history
- July 30, 2010: New Street View added by Mark Dellbringge
- July 28, 2010: Added by Mark Dellbringge