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BNSF - Madison Street Overpass

Photos 

East Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in September 2013

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BH Photo #265872

Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Madison Ave. on Bnsf Railroad
Location
Arkansas City, Cowley County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1926
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.05639, -97.03306   (decimal degrees)
37°03'23" N, 97°01'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/674891/4102937 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arkansas City
Inventory number
BH 45648 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
3,965

Update Log 

  • September 5, 2013: New photo from David Backlin
  • May 27, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway", "Railroad"
  • July 14, 2010: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net

Comments 

BNSF Madison Street Underpass
Posted July 14, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

So, at what point does a steel stringer become a tunnel?