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Frisco - Inundated Trestle

Photo 

Photo taken by James Hinkle

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BH Photo #250329

Map 

Description 

Formerly on the St. Louis & San Francisco railroad "Highline". Bridge can only be seen when the waters at Truman lake are low.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge on railroad
Location
Henry County, Missouri
Status
Inundated: Can only be seen when the waters of Truman lake are down
Railroad
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.28263, -93.71091   (decimal degrees)
38°16'57" N, 93°42'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/437823/4237412 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gaines
Land survey
T. 40 N., R. 25 W., Sec. 5
Elevation
710 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 55797 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 26, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Re-added proper RR category, "deleted" unnecessary new one
  • January 26, 2014: Updated by Max : Corrected name and added former railroad
  • March 12, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Chnages status to "Inundated"
  • March 12, 2013: Added by James Hinkle

Sources 

  • James Hinkle
  • Luke