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Frisco Highline Trail - Tributary of Slagle Creek Trestle #2

Photo 

Looking south from East 514th Rd

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in December 2009

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BH Photo #151086

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Wooden trestle over branch of Slagle Creek on former Frisco Railroad, now Highline Trail
Location
Polk County, Missouri
Status
Open to pedestrians/bicyclists only
History
Built by Frisco Railway for Springfield to Kansas City mainline, but later abandoned and now reopened as the Highline Trail for pedestrians
Railroad
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.50507, -93.43468   (decimal degrees)
37°30'18" N, 93°26'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/461581/4150992 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bolivar
Inventory number
BH 43799 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (15,831)
Missouri (6,315)
Open to pedestrians (4,256)
Owned by state (16,076)
Polk County, Missouri (36)
Rail-to-trail (1,566)
Railroad (15,619)
St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (217)
Timber stringer (4,032)

Update Log 

  • May 29, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • December 29, 2009: Added by Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com