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BNSF - Kill Creek Bridge (WB)

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BNSF Kill Creek Bridge (WB)

Overview looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in February 2017

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BH Photo #381348

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Kill Creek on BNSF Railway
Location
De Soto, Johnson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907, Approaches Rebuilt 1998
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 105.0 ft.
Total length: 185.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.98082, -94.95677   (decimal degrees)
38°58'51" N, 94°57'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/330507/4316469 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75847 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • March 5, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 1, 2017: Added by John Marvig

Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nick Schmiedeler