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MoPac Tabo Creek Bridge

Photos 

North abutment

Photo taken by Clark Vance in May 2013

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BH Photo #253391

Map 

Description 

This is the route of the Lexington & Sedalia Railroad, built in 1869. By 1887 it was shown as the Missouri Pacific Railroad Lexington Branch.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Tabo Creek on Missouri Pacific RR
Location
Lafayette County, Missouri
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroads
- Lexington & Sedalia Railroad (L&S)
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.13567, -93.75938   (decimal degrees)
39°08'08" N, 93°45'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/434369/4332106 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lexington East
Land survey
T. 50 N., R. 26 W., Sec. 15
Elevation
700 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 56175 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 9, 2013: New photos from Clark Vance
  • May 8, 2013: Updated by Clark Vance: Corrected type
  • May 5, 2013: Updated by Clark Vance: Added categories "Missouri Pacific Railroad"

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