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McCutcheon Street Bridge, Spanning Interstate 64, Saint Louis, St. Louis City County, MO



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Item Title


Location
Spanning Interstate 64, Saint Louis, MO

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MO-115
Significance: It is a rare Missouri example of a concrete rigid-frame bridge. The bridge was built in response to increased traffic and westward expansion of the St. Louis metropolitan area. Although the bridge was designed in the early 1940s, its construction was delayed due to the U.S. entry into WWII. Only seven concrete rigid-frame bridges were built by the Missouri State Highway Department and all were built in urban settings...

Subjects
Overpasses
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Missouri State Highway Department
Israel Brothers Construction Company
Sverdrup And Parcel


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
West profile, view to the north
North span, view to the northeast
South span, view to the west
South abutment, view to the east
West profile, view to the northeast
Frame substructure, view to the northeast
Frame substructure, view to the north
Deck roadway, view to the south
East balustrade, view to the east
Detail of east balustrade, view to the east
Detail of east balustrade, view to the southeast
East profile, view to the west
East profile, view to the west
South span, view to the southwest
North span, view to the west
North abutment, view to the west


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