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FMRC - Red River Bridge

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Elmer Red River R/R Bridge

Photo taken by aaron leibold

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BH Photo #248051

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Red River on Farmrail Corporation
Location
Wilbarger County, Texas, and Jackson County, Oklahoma
Status
Stripped of track and abandoned.
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- Farmrail Corporation (FMRC)
Design
Timber stringer on trestle and 240 & 320 ft. main spans on piers.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 320.0 ft.
Total length: 2,800.0 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.45930, -99.35855   (decimal degrees)
34°27'33" N, 99°21'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/467067/3813142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elmer
Inventory number
BH 55463 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added RR info
  • February 5, 2013: Added by aaron leibold

Sources 

  • aaron leibold - aaron [dot] mightypenguin [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke