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Tiff Bridge

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Overview

Deck-girder railroad bridges and low-water road bridges are a dime a dozen, but how often do you seem them at the same place?

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #107763

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Facts 

Overview
Railroad bridge over a low-water road bridge over Tiff Creek
Location
Washington County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic on a one-lane paved road
History
Railroad bridge built 1929 by Missouri Pacific (now Union Pacific) on the Iron Mountain Line. Low-water bridge tacked on later.
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.01769, -90.65204   (decimal degrees)
38°01'04" N, 90°39'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/706108/4210379 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tiff
Inventory number
BH 22784 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1929 (1,018)
Built during 1920s (9,956)
Deck girder (5,775)
Girder (10,295)
Missouri (6,315)
Open (39,974)
Owned by railroad (12,493)
Plate girder (7,979)
Railroad (15,599)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,375)
Washington County, Missouri (123)

Update Log 

  • May 28, 2011: New photo from John Christeson

Sources 

  • John Christeson - john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com