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KCS - Bowling Green Viaduct

Photos 

Eastbound KCS manifest train on bridge

Photo taken by Nathan Morton

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BH Photo #137145

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck Girder Viaduct over County Road 292 and Branch of Noix Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Location
Pike County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic above and below
History
Built 1899 by the Lassig Bridge & Iron Works
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Chicago & Alton Railroad (C&A)
- Gateway Western Railroad (GWWR)
- Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway (GMO)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 184.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.36144, -91.18050   (decimal degrees)
39°21'41" N, 91°10'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/656754/4358465 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bowling Green
Inventory number
BH 22312 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 21, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 3, 2009: New photos from James Baughn
  • April 16, 2009: New photo from Nathan Morton
  • April 17, 2006: Posted new photos

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Bowling Green Railroad Viaduct
Posted February 2, 2010, by jack (jackkav [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

sorry,Gene I didn't see that

Bowling Green Railroad Viaduct
Posted April 16, 2009, by Gene McCluney (mccluney [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

Look in the listing..It SAYS what railroad it is on.

Bowling Green Railroad Viaduct
Posted April 14, 2009, by jack (jackkav [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

WHAT RR IS THIS ON?