A Pictorial History of Bagnell Dam

Clearing East Bank for Power Plant East Bank with Railway

The above pictures show the beginning of the east bank clearing and then after a railway spur was constructed.

From Bagnell to Eldon New River Railway/wagon Bridge

Miles of railway and rail spurs were constructed to deliver millions of tons of material to stockpile areas and then to final sites.

Clearing for the Steel Yard Dredging for Power Plant

Construction was going on both sides of the river. All available flat ground was used for stock pile areas.

List of Works Consulted
AmerenUE,Bagnell Dam Construction Photos,1929-1931

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