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Prairie Spirit Rail-Trail - Pottawatomie Creek Tributary Stone Arch

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2021

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BH Photo #495203

Map 

Description 

Build date comes from Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway bridge records at Temple, TX Railroad Museum.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Tributary of Pottawatomie Creek on Prairie Spirit Rail Trail
Location
Anderson County, Kansas
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1900
Railroad
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 16.0 ft.
Total length: 16.0 ft.
Also called
ATSF - Bridge #76-E
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.36225, -95.23232   (decimal degrees)
38°21'44" N, 95°13'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/304965/4248367 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89389 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2021: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • May 24, 2020: Added by John Marvig

Sources 

Comments 

ATSF - Bridge #76-E
Posted April 10, 2021, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

A beauty, this sucker is huge, visited today.