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UP - River Des Peres Bridge (Lemay)

Photos 

View from a distance

Taken from River City Casino Boulevard. View is to the east.

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in October 2010

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BH Photo #181859

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over the River Des Peres on the Union Pacific Railroad, near River City Casino
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Status
In use by UPRR to access Ivory Yard and points South on the DeSoto Sub
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.53460, -90.26290   (decimal degrees)
38°32'05" N, 90°15'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/738575/4268684 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Inventory number
BH 46406 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck girder (4,483)
Girder (7,931)
Have street view (22,058)
Missouri (5,935)
Open (36,533)
Owned by railroad (9,806)
Plate girder (6,103)
Railroad (13,078)
St. Louis, Missouri (140)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,916)

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2016: New Street View added by Joe Leets
  • October 10, 2010: New photos from Mark Dellbringge
  • October 4, 2010: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge
  • Luke

Comments 

UP - River Des Peres Lemay Bridge
Posted February 24, 2015, by Patrick Feller (nakrnsm [at] aol [dot] com)

I don't know about this location, but street views on Google Maps can be way behind. It can be strange sometimes, almost spooky, driving to a structure, Street View showing it intact, but reality already showing it overgrown, gone.

UP - River Des Peres Lemay Bridge
Posted February 23, 2015, by mark lammert

the bridge captions read the ivory street yard is closed.

Even the street view shows a active yard