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Wabash Railroad Bridge #1097 - Nodaway River

Photo 

Wabash Railroad bridge #1097 over the Nodaway River, west of Burlington Junction, MO.

This postcard is postmarked Sept. 1912

Photographer unknown

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #304768

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Nodaway River on Wabash Railroad
Location
Nodaway County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1898; replaced with 126' steel stringer bridge 1939; removed 1985 account of line abandonment
Railroad
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 130.0 ft.
Total length: 130.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 29.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1097 - Nodaway River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.45100, -95.08714   (decimal degrees)
40°27'04" N, 95°05'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/323013/4479907 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Burlington Junction
Inventory number
BH 63734 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2014: Updated by James Holzmeier: Updated bridge type and dimensions

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