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MKT - Deep Water Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James Hinkle in January 2018

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BH Photo #417284

Map 

Description 

Abandoned deck-plate girder bridge on private property.

This bridge is on land that explosives are stored. Do not approach with out permission.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Deep Water Creek on Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad
Location
Henry County, Missouri
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroad
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT; Katy)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.30291, -94.00167   (decimal degrees)
38°18'10" N, 94°00'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/412417/4239898 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Johnstown
Inventory number
BH 80298 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,254)
Deck girder (4,927)
Girder (8,900)
Henry County, Missouri (45)
Missouri (6,075)
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (161)
Plate girder (6,775)
Railroad (14,205)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2018: Updated by Kenny Fairhurst: This is actually a deck plate girder bridge, by the looks of it.
  • January 31, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added railroad per 1982 USGS map
  • January 31, 2018: Added by James Hinkle

Sources 

  • James Hinkle
  • Luke
  • Kenny Fairhurst