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MoPac - Fort Scott Pegram Truss

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #438719

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pegram through truss bridge over Marmaton River on Missouri Pacific Railroad
Location
Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1891; Replaced 1927
Builders
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
- George Pegram of Council Bluffs, Iowa
Railroads
- Fort Scott & Eastern Railway (FS&E)
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
Design
Pegram through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.84521, -94.71085   (decimal degrees)
37°50'43" N, 94°42'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/349471/4190020 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83557 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2018: New photo from Luke

Sources 

  • Luke