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RI - Frost Road Arch

Photos 

Looking NE

RR west is to the left

Photo taken by Clark Vance in July 2013

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BH Photo #260863

Map 

Street Views 

Description 

The rail line is on fill where it crosses the road. This is a culvert large enough to pass a wagon.

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Frost Road on Inactive Rock Island RR
Location
Raytown, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Closed to RR traffic above, open to autos below.
History
Built 1903
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 15.0 ft.
Total length: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.97882, -94.42996   (decimal degrees)
38°58'44" N, 94°25'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/376137/4315398 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lees Summit
Land survey
T. 48 N., R. 32 W., Sec. 15
Inventory number
BH 51803 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 18, 2013: New Street View added by Kelly McClanahan
  • July 24, 2013: New photos from Clark Vance
  • March 22, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad", removed chicago and rock Island
  • March 22, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Added categories "Chicago and Rock Island Railroad", "One-lane traffic"

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Kelly McClanahan
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com