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Katy State Trail - US 50 Overpass

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Wonderfully nostalgic concrete stairs built into the abutments on both sides.

Facts 

Overview
Lost deck plate girder bridge over US 50 (E Broadway Blvd) on Katy State Trail (former MKT Rwy)
Location
Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new footbridge
History
Replaced 2016
Railroads
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Twin Deck plate girder spans
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.70403, -93.22343   (decimal degrees)
38°42'15" N, 93°13'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/480572/4283957 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 45 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 3
Inventory number
BH 69148 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 28, 2016: Updated by Kelly McClanahan: Reported to me that bridge was removed.
  • September 12, 2015: New Street View added by Steve Conro

Sources 

  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Kelly McClanahan

Comments 

Katy State Trail - US 50 Overpass
Posted June 22, 2016, by Kelly McClanahan

The bridge has been replaced, with a very simple steel truss. From below, the deck looked to be corrugated steel. Over all a very simple design, and nothing like the old bridge (which I never saw either).

Katy State Trail - US 50 Overpass
Posted May 28, 2016, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

It looks like they are replacing the bridge.

http://ci.sedalia.mo.us/news/?FeedID=1042