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Katy Trail - Terrapin Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray in August 2015

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BH Photo #344860

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Terrapin Creek on KATY Trail, former MKT Railroad
Location
Boone County, Missouri
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1899
Railroad
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
Design
Pratt pony truss
Also called
MKT - Terrapin Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.92067, -92.48889   (decimal degrees)
38°55'14" N, 92°29'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/544307/4308097 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntsdale
Inventory number
BH 63952 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,399)
Boone County, Missouri (85)
Built 1899 (330)
Built during 1890s (2,557)
Katy Trail (45)
Missouri (6,017)
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (158)
Open to pedestrians (3,655)
Owned by state (14,174)
Pony truss (15,187)
Pratt pony truss (3,223)
Pratt truss (8,179)
Preserved (1,093)
Railroad (13,733)
Truss (29,876)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added Build Date
  • January 1, 2016: New photos from James McCray
  • November 2, 2014: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com