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UP - Kansas River Bridge #1

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UP Kansas River Bridge #1

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in September 2016

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BH Photo #363888

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Kansas River on Railroad (UP)
Location
Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903, Shifted and East Span Added 1911
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 183.0 ft.
Total length: 515.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.09781, -94.61223   (decimal degrees)
39°05'52" N, 94°36'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/360582/4328868 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kansas City
Inventory number
BH 58541 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Riveted"
  • September 11, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • September 5, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 26, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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