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ATSF - Burlington Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #513364

Description 

The 1887 atlas shows the railroad to the southwest of town as the Chicago, Kansas & Western Railroad. Northeast it's labeled "Kansas City & Burlington R.R.".

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss over Neosho River on AT&SF RR
Location
Burlington, Coffey County, Kansas
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- Chicago, Kansas & Western Railroad (CK&W)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.19089, -95.73405   (decimal degrees)
38°11'27" N, 95°44'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/260559/4230528 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 21 S., R. 15 E., Sec. 26
Elevation
1000 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 84970 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "Pin-connected", "6-panel truss"
  • December 14, 2021: New photo from Luke
  • April 15, 2019: Added by Clark Vance

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