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Forest Park Parkway Overpass

Photos 

Deck view looking west

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in September 2010

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BH Photo #178327

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Skewed steel stringer bridge over the MetroLink on Forest Park Parkway in St. Louis
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Status
Open to four lanes of traffic
History
Built 1959
Railroads
- MetroLink (BSDA)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Skewed steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 151.9 ft.
Deck width: 53.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.64001, -90.26700   (decimal degrees)
38°38'24" N, 90°16'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/737869/4280373 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clayton
Land survey
T. 45 N., R. 7 E., Sec. 18
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
29,920
Inventory numbers
MONBI 12947 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 46175 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 28, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "MetroLink"
  • September 19, 2010: New photos from Mark Dellbringge
  • September 14, 2010: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge

Comments 

Forest Park Parkway Overpass
Posted December 8, 2017, by Anonymous

New bridge opened to traffic 9-1-17.

Forest Park Parkway Overpass
Posted November 26, 2016, by Anonymous

Scheduled for demolition 12-16-16. To be replaced by UCEB with pretty fence.