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Grant Avenue Railroad Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Greg Hall

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BH Photo #148670

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete bridge over Grant Street on Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway in Springfield
Location
Springfield, Greene County, Missouri
Status
Open to railroad traffic above and highway traffic below
History
Built 1926
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.22992, -93.29803   (decimal degrees)
37°13'48" N, 93°17'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/473562/4120420 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Springfield
Elevation
1339 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 42667 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

"Truck Eating" (48)
Built 1926 (751)
Built during 1920s (9,729)
Greene County, Missouri (99)
Missouri (6,220)
Open (39,165)
Owned by railroad (11,926)
Slab (1,963)
Springfield, Missouri (42)

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2009: Added by Greg Hall

Sources 

  • Greg Hall - cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com

Comments 

Grant Avenue Railroad Bridge
Posted October 9, 2019, by David Backlin (us71 [at] cox [dot] net)
Grant Avenue Railroad Bridge
Posted November 14, 2011, by Rex Mueting (cessna55u [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The main span of this bridge was built 1910 there is a plaque that is covered by the large low clearance sign.