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KCS/KCT Overpass

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Description 

This bridge appears to have connected KCS tracks in the West Bottoms to the Pencoyd truss which later had two of three spans moved to the Freight House District at Union Station.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Kansas City Terminal Railway on Kansas City Southern Railway
Location
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Removed
History
Built 1892; Removed 198X
Railroads
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
- Kansas City Terminal Railway (KCT)
Design
Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.10805, -94.59135   (decimal degrees)
39°06'29" N, 94°35'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/362408/4329972 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 50 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 31
Inventory number
BH 70764 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2016: Added by Luke

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