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Murdoch Avenue BNSF RR Overpass

Photos 

Deck view

Photo taken by Mark Dellbringge in August 2010

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BH Photo #173175

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost concrete stringer bridge on Murdoch Avenue over the BNSF Railroad, just west of I-44
Location
Webster Groves, St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by UCEB
History
Built in 1930; demolished April 23rd, 2012. Replacement UCEB opened to traffic October 16th, 2012.
Design
Concrete stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 88.9 ft.
Deck width: 41.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.59194, -90.33599   (decimal degrees)
38°35'31" N, 90°20'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/732019/4274861 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Webster Groves
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
80,000
Inventory numbers
MONBI 24016 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 45949 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2010)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 16, 2012: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Status change: Bridge has been replaced.
  • April 30, 2012: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Updated status.
  • April 24, 2012: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Status change: Bridge is closed and is being demolished.
  • February 12, 2011: Updated by Mark Dellbringge: Updated with info from 2010 NBI
  • August 24, 2010: New Street View added by Mark Dellbringge
  • August 22, 2010: Added by Mark Dellbringge

Sources 

  • Mark Dellbringge