Rating:
2 votes

Verdigris River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in July 2017

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BH Photo #398879

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Verdigris River on Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad
Location
Montgomery County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.23414, -95.69766   (decimal degrees)
37°14'03" N, 95°41'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/260686/4124256 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Independence
Inventory number
BH 36298 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1902 (418)
Built during 1900s (6,285)
Kansas (2,702)
Montgomery County, Kansas (51)
Open (36,585)
Owned by railroad (9,825)
Railroad (13,091)
Through truss (12,899)
Truss (29,448)
Verdigris River (31)

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • February 21, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nick Schmiedeler

Comments 

Verdigris River Bridge
Posted July 31, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Wow....this one is quite a statement, really beautiful, little bit tricky to get to, fantastic elevation over calm River