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KCS - TX87 Overprass

Photo 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #282561

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Texas State Highway 87 on Kansas City Southern Railway Co.
Location
Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroad
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.87568, -93.95040   (decimal degrees)
29°52'32" N, 93°57'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/408220/3305389 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Port Arthur North
Inventory number
BH 60748 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2014: Added by Patrick Feller

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KCS - TX87 Overprass
Posted January 12, 2017, by Ian (ian [dot] m [dot] lacour [at] gmail [dot] com)

Despite its appearance, that overpass is used several times per day by KCS. Its the major thoroughfare to the Port of Port Arthur. Thanks and have a great day!