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Katy Trail - Loutre River Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #106524

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Loutre River on the Katy Trail
Location
Montgomery County, Missouri
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Future prospects
Preserved as part of Katy Trail State Park
History
Built 1897
Builder
- A & P Roberts Co. of Pencoyd, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 215.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.73321, -91.44938   (decimal degrees)
38°43'60" N, 91°26'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/634777/4288312 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hermann
Inventory number
BH 22144 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 22, 2017: New photo from John Christeson
  • June 25, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 21, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • April 21, 2005: Posted new photos

Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Christeson - john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com