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Frisco Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1888
Completion: 1892
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Cantilever truss bridge
Function / usage: Railroad (railway) bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
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Crosses:
  • Mississippi River
Next to: Harahan Bridge (1916)
Memphis-Arkansas Bridge (1949)
Rock Island Bridge (1916)
Coordinates: 35° 7' 44.00" N    90° 4' 35.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 240.94 m
total length 1 489.56 m

Materials

truss steel

Chronology

12 May 1892

Completion.

Participants

Engineering
Construction
Contractor
Steel construction
Resident engineering
Subcontractor
Steel supplier
Bearings

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20001382
  • Date created
    25/03/2001
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016