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MKT Nature & Fitness Trail - Perche Creek Bridge

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Perche Creek MKT Trail Bridge

View from northeast end of bridge.

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in June 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #232951

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Description 

Visible on Bing Bird's Eye View

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Perche Creek on MKT Nature & Fitness Trail
Location
Boone County, Missouri
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1899
Railroads
- Missouri Midland Railway
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
9 panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 190.0 ft.
Total length: 190.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91179, -92.43049   (decimal degrees)
38°54'42" N, 92°25'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/549376/4307142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntsdale
Inventory number
BH 45490 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • June 3, 2012: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Updated bridge truss description.
  • June 13, 2010: Added by James Baughn

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