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SKOL - Fall River Bridge (Fredonia)

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in February 2001

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BH Photo #119917

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt Through truss bridge over Fall River on South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad in Fredonia
Location
Fredonia, Wilson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad (SKOL)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 165.0 ft.
Total length: 235.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.51297, -95.85002   (decimal degrees)
37°30'47" N, 95°51'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/248103/4155597 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fredonia
Inventory number
BH 37065 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 10, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • January 9, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Added category "South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad"
  • December 14, 2010: New photo from Robert Elder
  • August 4, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Bridge
Posted January 4, 2009, by Galen Waterman (ggh2oman [at] webtv [dot] net)

Now owned by SCOL (South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad) which in turn is a part of WATCO Holdings, Pittsburg, KS.