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UP - Canterbury Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Oblique view of the south face

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in July 2010

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BH Photo #170656

Description 

Bridge has 12'-4" inch clearance for vehicles.

Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over Canterbury Avenue on the Union Pacific Railroad in Maplewood
Location
Maplewood, St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Open to two tracks of railroad traffic
History
Built ca. 1907
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Concrete slab bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.60908, -90.31586   (decimal degrees)
38°36'33" N, 90°18'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/733716/4276814 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Inventory number
BH 45717 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1907 (746)
Built during 1900s (7,642)
Maplewood, Missouri (7)
Missouri (6,563)
Open (40,968)
Railroad (16,459)
Slab (2,225)
St. Louis County, Missouri (324)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,474)

Update Log 

  • June 9, 2011: New photos from Mark Dellbringge
  • May 28, 2011: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Wunnenberg St. Louis street guide shows the through movement as Canterbury Avenue, rather than Marshall Avenue; hence changed name, and added year built
  • July 26, 2010: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge

Comments 

Marshall Avenue UPRR Overpass
Posted August 21, 2010, by person

OLD MP BUSSAW ON BRIDGE