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Frisco - K-96 Overpass

Photos 

Frisco overpass

The RR bridge is on the previous alingnment of K96.

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in March 2011

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BH Photo #195448

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Old K-96 on former Frisco (St. Louis-San Francisco) Railroad
Location
Butler County, Kansas
Status
Abandoned with tracks removed
History
Built 1936
Railroad
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Through plate girder with Art Deco abutments and retaining walls
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.66524, -96.60709   (decimal degrees)
37°39'55" N, 96°36'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/711058/4171368 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beaumont
Inventory number
BH 45417 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,250)
Built 1936 (1,064)
Built during 1930s (10,953)
Butler County, Kansas (119)
Girder (8,901)
Have street view (24,715)
Kansas (2,911)
Plate girder (6,776)
Railroad (14,207)
St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (197)
Through girder (3,306)

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2018: New photos from Jeff Smail
  • July 13, 2011: New Street View added by Daniel Hopkins
  • March 18, 2011: New photos from Mike LeMasters
  • May 30, 2010: Added by James Baughn based on information from Lane Pearman

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters
  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net
  • Jeff Smail