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BNSF - Green Park Industrial Trestle

Photos 

South end over Green Park Industrial Drive

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in August 2010

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BH Photo #175102

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Green Park Industrial Drive, Gravois Creek and Grant's Trail on the BNSF Railroad
Location
St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Open to one track of railroad traffic
History
Built or reconstructed in 1925
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Deck plate girder (main spans)
Rebuilt concrete stringer trestle and steel piers on north end
Steel pier in Gravois Creek (probably a later modification)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.52901, -90.32435   (decimal degrees)
38°31'44" N, 90°19'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/733236/4267906 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Inventory number
BH 44489 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

BNSF Railway (1,235)
Built 1925 (1,226)
Built during 1920s (9,454)
Deck girder (5,012)
Girder (9,075)
Grant's Trail (2)
Have street view (25,329)
Missouri (6,129)
Open (38,089)
Owned by railroad (11,035)
Plate girder (6,899)
Railroad (14,296)
St. Louis County, Missouri (180)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2011: New photos from Mark Dellbringge
  • January 6, 2011: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Changed name to "Green Park Industrial Trestle"
  • August 31, 2010: New Street View added by Mark Dellbringge
  • March 18, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge

Comments 

BNSF - Green Park Industrial Trestle
Posted September 28, 2014, by mark lammert (montanadreamer13 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The steel support was installed to replace the concrete pillar that was washed out in a big flash flood. The old pillar is still in the creek were the water under cut and it fell down. Do not have the date.