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ATSF - Arkansas River Bridge

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Whats Left

A view of the East approach, there was 1 more deck girder before the Through truss started.

Photo taken by Robert

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BH Photo #169491

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Arkansas River on Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad in Oxford
Location
Oxford, Sumner County, Kansas
Status
Lost
Railroad
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
Design
Two span Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.26995, -97.16277   (decimal degrees)
37°16'12" N, 97°09'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/662897/4126401 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oxford
Inventory number
BH 38696 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 26, 2009: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Robert - gin-rob [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Bridge
Posted July 13, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Based on the photographs, it appears that this bridge might have been a flood victim. I know that the area, along with other regions of southeast Kansas, had a disastrous flood in 2007.