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Flint Hills Nature Trail - Old Crawford Road Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2017

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BH Photo #385082

Map 

Description 

Bridge carried the MoPac over Crawford Rd. Satellite images show bridge was bypassed between 1991-2000 when the road was routed straight over the old rail grade.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Former alignment of Crawford Rd on Flint Hills Nature Trail (former MoPac railroad)
Location
Osage County, Kansas
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Rail-to-trail
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 100.1 ft.
Also called
MoPac - Crawford Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.64682, -95.93173   (decimal degrees)
38°38'49" N, 95°55'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/244854/4281664 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Miller
Inventory numbers
KS 000700971004863 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 65933 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • February 9, 2015: Updated by Max : Added category "Flint Hills Nature Trail"

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Flint Hills Nature Trail - Old Crawford Road Overpass
Posted April 2, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Another pretty spot on this beautiful, long rail-to-trail