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AVI - Jester Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Jester Creek on Former Arkansas Valley Interurban Railroad
Location
Sedgwick County, Kansas
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1910
Railroads
- Arkansas Valley Interurban Railroad (AVI)
- Interurban
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.86844, -97.39748   (decimal degrees)
37°52'06" N, 97°23'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/640952/4192428 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Maize
Inventory number
BH 52603 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,314)
Arch (11,471)
Arkansas Valley Interurban Railroad (6)
Built 1910 (1,090)
Built during 1910s (9,198)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,747)
Deck arch (10,720)
Interurban (849)
Kansas (2,966)
Railroad (14,250)
Sedgwick County, Kansas (18)

Update Log 

  • June 1, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Closed-spandrel arch
  • June 1, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Arkansas Valley Interurban Railroad"

Related Bridges 

Sources 

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

Comments 

Jester Creek Bridge
Posted June 1, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Big hat tip to Fred Tefft for the location.