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ATSF - Soldier Creek Bridge

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Build date comes from Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway bridge records at Temple, TX Railroad Museum. According to Shawnee County GIS maps, this bridge is currently owned by American Trails Association, as of January 2020.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Soldier Creek on Abandoned Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway
Location
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1959
Railroad
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 257.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.09423, -95.63444   (decimal degrees)
39°05'39" N, 95°38'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/272165/4330538 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
900 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 85711 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added information from ATSF Bridge Records
  • July 8, 2019: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • June 27, 2019: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com