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Chippewa Street River Des Peres Bridge

Photo 

The replacement bridge

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in December 2011

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BH Photo #221281

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost concrete stringer bridge over River Des Peres on Chippewa Street (Missouri State Highway 366 / Historic U. S. 66 Byway)
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built in 1926 by the Missouri State Highway Department; replaced by UCEB in 1977
Design
Concrete stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.58699, -90.31304   (decimal degrees)
38°35'13" N, 90°18'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/734034/4274369 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Inventory number
BH 49229 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (14,003)
Built 1928 (1,115)
Built during 1920s (9,379)
Concrete stringer (665)
Lost (21,305)
Lost 1977 (49)
Lost during 1970s (557)
Missouri (6,109)
Owned by state (14,927)
Replaced by new bridge (14,053)
St. Louis, Missouri (145)

Update Log 

  • December 2, 2011: New photo from Mark Dellbringge
  • July 28, 2011: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge