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Katy Bull Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

Originally separate from the Missouri Pacific crossing, both the Katy and MoPac lines were acquired by Union Pacific and they probably felt it unnecessary to maintain two bridges on these nearly parallel lines.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Bull Creek on MKT Railroad
Location
Paola, Miami County, Kansas
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroad
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.57026, -94.89198   (decimal degrees)
38°34'13" N, 94°53'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/335176/4270786 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paola West
Land survey
T. 17 S., R. 23 E., Sec. 17
Elevation
850 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 73150 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Kansas (2,728)
Lost (18,931)
Miami County, Kansas (80)
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (153)
Paola, Kansas (5)
Railroad (13,204)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2016: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com