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Frisco Highline - Wolf Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking west through trees to bridge

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in July 2009

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BH Photo #142526

Map 

Description 

1981 quad shows Burlington Northern. Wolf Creek does not appear to cross this rail line.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned girder bridge over Wolf Creek on former Frisco Railway "Highline"
Location
Cass County, Missouri
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.68992, -94.42751   (decimal degrees)
38°41'24" N, 94°25'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/375848/4283334 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Peculiar
Land survey
T. 45 N., R. 32 W., Sec. 26
Elevation
870 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 43000 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2018: New photos from Clark Vance
  • October 14, 2014: Updated by Clark Vance: Mapped end of Wolf Creek closest to Highline
  • August 11, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "St. Louis & San Francisco Railroad"
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • July 13, 2009: Added by Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com