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Telegraph Road Overpass

Photos 

from a distance

photo taken by MoDOT in early 2000.

Photo taken by MoDOT in January 2000

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BH Photo #195263

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost two-span rigid-frame concrete bridge over Interstate 255 on Missouri State Highway 231 (Telegraph Road)
Location
Mehlville, St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1947; replaced 2008
Design
Rigid frame
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 63.0 ft.
Total length: 220.2 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.49500, -90.30000   (decimal degrees)
38°29'42" N, 90°17'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/735470/4264193 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oakville
Land survey
T. 43 N., R. 6 E., Sec. 1
Inventory numbers
MoDOT L-53R1 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 11327 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42688 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2019: New photos from Joe Sonderman
  • April 1, 2013: New photos from Karen Daniels
  • March 14, 2011: Updated by Kim Harvey: added a photo taken by MoDOT, chanaged name to Telegraph Road Overpass
  • June 7, 2009: Updated by Justin Zeid: Bridge has been replaced
  • June 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn