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UP - Chapman Creek Bridge

Photos 

Chapman Rail Bridge

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2017

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BH Photo #382447

Street View 

Description 

Date comes from Junction City Weekly Union; May 16th, 1902

Facts 

Overview
Lattice through truss bridge over Chapman Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Dickinson County, Kansas
Status
Open to railroad traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Triple-intersection lattice through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 155.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.97086, -97.00502   (decimal degrees)
38°58'15" N, 97°00'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/672826/4315435 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chapman
Inventory number
BH 36251 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 28, 2021: Updated by John Marvig: Added build date
  • March 10, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • March 8, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Street View link
  • July 23, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Status Description.
  • February 11, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com