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Camp Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in December 2018

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BH Photo #439284

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Camp Creek on Landon Nature Trail
Location
Osage County, Kansas
Status
Closed and derelict
Future prospects
In plans to be improved to connect more stretches Of Landon Rail to Trail, old Rock Island and MoPac lines
History
Built in 1940 by Stupp Brothers for MoPac lines, formerly Rock Island, currently in plan for improvements to connect more stretches of the Landon Rail to Trail, running roughly Topeka to Quenemo, KS
Builder
- Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri
Railroad
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP)
Design
Deck plate girder, Stupp Bros. plaque states bridge built 1940, and concrete pillars stamped 1941
Dimensions
Span length: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.84028, -95.58139   (decimal degrees)
38°50'25" N, 95°34'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/275954/4302219 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83724 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Camp Creek MoPac Landon Trail Bridge
Posted December 8, 2018, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Lili von Shtüpp. Also, it's Headly.

Camp Creek MoPac Landon Trail Bridge
Posted December 8, 2018, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

That name plate needs a "Lily Von" in from of Stupp