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Bellefontaine Road Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #107147

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over the BNSF Railway on Bellefontaine Road in West Alton
Location
West Alton, St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Removed
History
Built 1942; replaced 2007
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.9 ft.
Total length: 179.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.81238, -90.21703   (decimal degrees)
38°48'45" N, 90°13'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/741637/4299636 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Columbia Bottom
Land survey
T. 47 N., R. 7 E., Sec. 15
Inventory numbers
MONBI 15541 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22616 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2022: New Street View added by Drew a. Walters
  • March 10, 2006: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

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