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MoPac Rock Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

This line was completed in 1883 as the Saint Louis, Fort Scott and Wichita Railroad and abandoned by the Missouri Pacific in 1977.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Rock Creek on Missouri Pacific RR
Location
Allen County, Kansas
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Saint Louis, Fort Scott and Wichita Railroad
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.91843, -95.37903   (decimal degrees)
37°55'06" N, 95°22'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/290881/4199433 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 24 S., R. 18 E., Sec. 36
Inventory number
BH 70367 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2015: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com