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KCCC&StJ - Culvert

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Interurban Culvert

Photo taken by Mark Frazier in April 2013

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BH Photo #252581

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Description 

Built by the The Kansas City, Clay County, and St. Joseph Interurban Railway which started construction in 1911 and opened in 1913. Robert P. Woods of Indianapolis, consulting engineer. Operation ceased in March 1933.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete culvert bridge over Tributary of Jowler Creek on abandoned interurban RoW
Location
Platte County, Missouri
Status
Abandoned
History
Carried interurban rail from 1913 to 1933
Builder
- Robert P. Woods of Indianapolis, Indiana (Consulting Engineer)
Railroads
- Interurban
- Kansas City, Clay County & St. Joseph Railway (KCCC&StJ)
Design
Concrete culvert
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.48895, -94.75057   (decimal degrees)
39°29'20" N, 94°45'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/349459/4372500 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tracy
Inventory number
BH 56061 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Kansas City, Clay County & St. Joseph Railway", "Interurban", "Railroad"
  • April 18, 2013: Added by Mark Frazier

Sources 

  • Mark Frazier - mfrazier404 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

KCCC&STJ Culvert
Posted April 19, 2013, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Nice find.