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KYLE - Buros Creek Trestle

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in February 2018

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BH Photo #418300

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pile trestle on former MP RR
Location
Woodston, Rooks County, Kansas
Status
Removed
History
MoPac line purchased and abandoned by KYLE
Railroads
- Kyle Railroad (KYLE)
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
Design
Timber stringer (Pile trestle)
Also called
MoPac - Buros Creek Trestle
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.44917, -99.13396   (decimal degrees)
39°26'57" N, 99°08'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/488473/4366631 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woodston NW
Land survey
T. 7 S., R. 16 W., Sec. 17
Elevation
1704 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 77541 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (12,589)
Kansas (2,755)
Kyle Railroad (5)
Lost (19,273)
Missouri Pacific Railroad (273)
Owned by railroad (10,093)
Railroad (13,374)
Rooks County, Kansas (4)
Timber stringer (3,427)
Woodston, Kansas (1)

Update Log 

  • February 17, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • June 5, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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Comments 

RR - Woodston KS
Posted February 17, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

remnants of this removed bridge sitting in ice today.....bet it was cool back when