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Princeton Overpass

Facts 

Overview
Lost wooden bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad on US 136
Location
Mercer County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1942; replaced 2006
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 26.9 ft.
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Skew angle
33 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.39973, -93.57083   (decimal degrees)
40°23'59" N, 93°34'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/451559/4472281 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Princeton
Land survey
T. 65 N., R. 24 W., Sec. 26
Inventory numbers
MoDOT L-73 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 43313 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 30, 2009: Added by James Baughn