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Kansas City, Missouri

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27th Street ramp (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1986
Beam bridge over I-35 Northbound on 27th Street ramp
Open to traffic

56th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built when KCS moved to an eastern alignment
Lost steel stringer bridge over Kansas City Southern Railway on E. 56th St.
Replaced by a new bridge

8th Street Tunnel (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1888; abandoned 1962, opened for tours in 2005
Tunnel under downtown Kansas City Missouri and Interstate 35
Open to pedestrians for tour in summertime.

8th Street Tunnel Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Rail yard on Kansas City Public Service Co.
Removed

91st Street Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built for the relocated KCS mainline running south out of Kansas City to New Orleans
Steel stringer bridge over E. 91st Street on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Air Line Blue River bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
The route of the Air Line between Kansas City and Independence
Bridge over Big Blue River on abandoned KCS Air Line, just west of I-435
Rails removed and decked with boards. Open to railroad company street vehicles.

Armco Power Plant Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Abandoned Warren pony truss bridge over Big Blue River on an Abandoned KCS spur
Abandoned

Arrowhead Trafficway (US 169) Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Built 2011
Steel stringer bridge over Arrowhead Trafficway (US 169) on Tiffany Springs Rd
Open to traffic

ASB Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Opened to traffic on December 28, 1911; upper roadway deck removed 1987
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Missouri River on the BNSF Railway in Kansas City
Open to railroad traffic

Bannister Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1931; replaced ca. 2004
Lost pony truss bridge over Little Blue River on Bannister Road in Kansas City
Replaced by a new bridge

Bannister Road Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1931
Rigid frame bridge over Blue River Road on Old Bannister Road
Open to traffic

Beardsley Road Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1917
Concrete deck girder bridge on Beardsley Road
Replaced 2010

Blue Parkway Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1928
Lost Girder bridge over Big Blue River on Blue Parkway
Removed

Blue Ridge Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1906 by the Forrester-Swenson Construction Co.
Stone arch bridge over MO 12 on Blue Ridge Blvd. between Kansas City and Independence
Open to two-lane traffic above and four-lane traffic below

Blue River Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Stone arch bridge over an unnamed creek (branch of Blue River) on Blue River Road in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Branch of Brush Creek Bridge (Johnson County, Kansas)
Concrete culvert with stone and brick decorations over Branch of Brush Creek on State Line Road
Open to traffic

Broadway Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1990, tolls removed 1991
Steel tied through arch bridge over Missouri River on Broadway Blvd (US 169) in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Broadway-Woodswether Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1951
Beam bridge over Kansas City Southern Railway and other RRs on Woodswether Road
Open to traffic

Brush Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1901 by William Rockhill Nelson. Replaced 1991
Lost two-span stone arch bridge over Brush Creek on Rockhill Road
Replaced by a concrete bridge

Brush Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1905; Replaced 1981
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Brush Creek on Wornall Road
Replaced by new bridge

Campbell Drive Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Built 1921
Arch bridge over Shoal Creek on Campbell Drive in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Chouteau Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1887; converted into vehicular use in 1951; demolished in 2001
Lost three-span Whipple truss bridge over the Missouri River in Kansas City
Replaced by new bridge in 2001

Cleveland Avenue Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1912; replaced 1960
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Brush Creek on Cleveland Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Cliff Drive Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1920
Concrete arch bridge over Chestnut Trafficway on Cliff Drive in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Dodson Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1930; replaced 1996
Lost through truss bridge over Big Blue River on Prospect Avenue
Replaced by new bridge

E 126th Terr "Mystery" Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1960s
Bridge over UP Railroad on Ghost bridge / trail
Open to pedestrians only

E 58th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1929
Wooden bridge over the KC Southern Railroad on E. 58th Street in Kansas City
Removed but not replaced

E 79th street railroad underpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built ca. 1928
Concrete slab bridge over 79th Street on Kansas City Southern RR
Open on KCS main line

E. 39th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Concrete stringer bridge over E. 39th St. on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

E. 51st Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1946 when the railroad moved to this alignment.
Slab bridge over Union Pacific (formerly MoPac) RR on 51st Street
Open to traffic

E. 56th Street bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1946 when railroad changed alignment
Concrete stringer bridge over Union Pacific RR (former MoPac) on E. 56th Street
Open to traffic

E. 59th Street bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1946 when the rail was placed on a new alignment
Concrete stringer bridge over Union Pacific RR (former MP) on E. 59th Street
Open to traffic

E. 83rd Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Concrete bridge over Kansas City Southern Railway on E. 83rd Street
Removed but not replaced

E. 86th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1929
Wooden bridge over the KC Southern Railroad on 86th Street in Kansas City
Open to traffic

East 23rd Street Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1936; replaced 1997
Lost plate girder bridge over Big Blue River on 23rd Street Trafficway
Replaced by new bridge

Fairfax Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1979; Closed October 31, 2014, demolished on 18 January, 2015
Through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Southbound US 69 in Kansas City
Demolished- replacement bridge to be built once the bridge parts are removed from the river.

First Hannibal Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1869 under the direction of Octave Chanute; damaged by tornado in 1887, replaced 1917 by the Second Hannibal Bridge
Lost through truss bridge over Missouri River on Railroad in Kansas City
No longer exists

Frisco - Brush Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Abandoned since 1967
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Brush Creek on Inactive St. Louis-San Francisco Railway grade
Abandoned

Gladstone Blvd. Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1897-98 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.; most of superstructure replaced in 2005
Replaced steel deck arch bridge over Anderson Ave. on Gladstone Blvd. in Kansas City
Substantially replaced by a new bridge

Grand Avenue Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1940; Renovated 1997
Plate girder bridge over the railroad yard on Grand Avenue


Grand Blvd. over I-35 Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1990
Concrete slab bridge over I-70/I-35 on Grand Blvd.
Open to traffic

Greenwood School Tunnel (Jackson County, Missouri)
School was built in 1906 but the tunnel may be newer
Abandoned pedestrian tunnel under 27th and Cleveland Avenue
Derelict/abandoned

Hart Grove Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Originally on US 71 it had the west side extended to continue under the new lanes.
Bridge over Hart Grove Creek on Hickman Mills Drive (Former US 71)
Open to traffic

Hillcrest Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1906, probably by the Midland Bridge Co.
Concrete arch bridge over an unnamed creek (branch of Blue River) on Hillcrest Road in Kansas City
Open to traffic

I 70 E. Stadium Drive Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built for/with Truman Sports Complex
Deck plate girder bridge over I-70
Open to traffic

I-35 Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1946 Rehabbed in 1998, and 2014
Deck plate girder bridge over Avenida Cesar E Chavez, Southwest Blvd., and other city streets on I-35
Open to traffic

Independence Avenue (US 24) Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1937
Slab bridge over Independence Ave (US 24) on KCT RR
Open to rail traffic above, street traffic below

Interurban Road Todd Creek Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1912
Concrete arch bridge over Todd Creek on NW Interurban Road in Kansas City
Bypassed by new bridge

Kansas City Union Station Footbridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1892 next to Missouri River; abandoned 1960, relocated to Union Station 2006
Through truss bridge over Railroad tracks at Union Station in Kansas City
Open to pedestrians

KC Terminal over Southwest Boulevard Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Slab bridge over Southwest Boulevard on KCT RR
Open to traffic

KCPS - Brush Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Brush Creek on Kansas City Public Service Co.
Removed but not replaced

KCS - 63rd Street Trestle (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1928
Steel trestle over E. 63rd Street Trafficway on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to railroad traffic above and four lanes of traffic below

KCS - Blue Parkway Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1928
Three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Blue Parkway (former US 50) on the Kansas City Southern Railway in Kansas City
Open to railroad traffic above and four-lane highway traffic below

KCS - Coal Mine Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Timber stringer bridge over Coal Mine Road on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to railroad traffic above and one-lane road traffic below

KCS - E. 107th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Concrete encased steel stringer bridge over E. 107th Street on Kansas City Southern Railway in Kansas City
Open to traffic

KCS - Stadium Drive Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Concrete encased steel stringer bridge over Stadium Drive (former Raytown Road) on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open

KCT - Hardesty Avenue Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Slab bridge over Hardesty Avenue on KCT Railroad
Open to traffic

Kenneth Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1905; replaced by a relocated Bailey Truss in 1996. Closed to all traffic due to damage from an overweight truck in 2008.
Lost through truss bridge over Big Blue River on Kenneth Road in Kansas City
Closed to all traffic -- in process of being removed to be reused.

Lake of the Woods Gregory Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Lake of the Woods spillway on Gregory Blvd.
Open to traffic

Lexington Avenue Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1900-01 by the Central Electric Railroad Co.; remodeled 1907; rehabilitated 1965 and 2006
Steel plate-girder bridge over Chestnut Trafficway on Lexington Avenue in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Little Blue ghost bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Shown on 1919 map, shown as bypassed on 1939 quad.
Lost Bridge over Unnamed tributary of Little Blue River on Unnamed rural road
Removed

Little Blue Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1932; replaced 2006
Lost through truss bridge over Little Blue River on Little Blue Road in Kansas City
Replaced by a new bridge

Little Shoal Creek Bridge (Clay County, Missouri)
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge overLittle Shoal Creek Shoal Creek on N Birmingham Rd
Derelict/abandoned

Lumpkins Fork Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1932
Concrete tee beam bridge over Lumpkins Fork on Raytown Road
Open to traffic

MoPAC Railroad overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1946
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Private road on Mo Pac (now UP) RR
Open to traffic

NW 56th Street Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Lost truss Bridge over Line Creek on NW 56th Street
Destroyed by flooding

Oak Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1930; rehabilitated (and probably widened) 1990
Deck plate girder bridge over KCT Railway on Oak Street
Open to traffic

Old 50 hwy bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Bridge over Unnamed tributary of Blue River on Blue Parkway (old US 50)
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Bannister Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Bypassed 1931
Lost Bridge over Little Blue River on Former alignment Bannister Road
Removed but not replaced

Old Blue Ridge Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Beam bridge over unnamed tributary of Little Blue River on old alignment of Blue Ridge Blvd.
Open to pedestrians

Old Longview Road Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Bennington Ave on Kansas City Southern RR
Open to traffic

Oldham Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built ca. 1920
Small arch bridge over a Branch of Blue River on Oldham Road in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Paseo Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1954; rehabilitated 1984 and 2005; replaced 2011
Lost self-anchored suspension bridge across the Missouri River on I-29/I-35/US 71 in Kansas City
Replaced by a new bridge

Pencoyd Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1892; Relocated 2006
Pratt through truss bridge over Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad on Kansas City Southern Railway
Removed & relocated

Platte Purchase Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1957; rehabilitated 1997, prepared to be made into soup cans 2016
Lost Cantilever through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Northbound US 69 in Kansas City
Demolished

Raytown Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1904; reduced to one-way traffic in 2004; rehabilitated 2005
Wooden trestle bridge over the inactive Rock Island Railroad on Raytown Road in Raytown
Open to one-lane northbound traffic

Rhinehart Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1906, probably by the Midland Bridge Co.
Lost pony truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Rhinehart Road in Kansas City
Replaced by a modern bridge

RI - 47th Street Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
The Rock Island line reached Raytown just south of this location in 1904.
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over E. 47th Street on Inactive Rock Island RR
Rail line inactive

RI - Blue Ridge Cut-Off Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Unused since 1980 with the bankruptcy of the Rock Island Railroad
Unused pony plate girder bridge over Blue Ridge Cut-Off on the Rock Island Railroad in Kansas City
Railroad line inactive

RI - East Stadium Drive Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1904
Concrete Arch bridge over E. Stadium Drive on Abandoned Rock Island Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

RI - Manchester Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Union Pacific Railroad on Rock Island RR
Intact but closed to all traffic

RI - Manchester Trafficway Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built between 1935 and 1957, which is when Manchester Trafficway was created.
Deck plate girder bridge over Manchester Trafficway on Abandoned Rock Island RR
Intact but closed to all traffic

RI - MO 350 Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Abandoned 1980 with the bankruptcy of the Rock Island Railroad
Unused Deck Plate Girder bridge over MO 350 on the former Rock Island Railroad in Raytown
Railroad line inactive

RI - Vale Tunnel (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1903-4; abandoned 1980 with the bankruptcy of the Rock Island Railroad
Tunnel on the Rock Island Railroad under a hill and Bannister Road between Raytown and Lees Summit in Kansas City
Railroad line inactive

RI - White Oak Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1904
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over White Oak Creek on Inactive Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific
Intact but closed to all traffic

Rock Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1932
Concrete tee beam bridge over Rock Creek on Kentucky Avenue
Open to traffic

Round Grove Creek Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1913
Lost concrete arch bridge over Round Grove Creek on Raytown Road near the Truman Sports Complex in Kansas City
No longer exists

Sebree Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1922-24; rehabilitated 1983
Three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Brush Creek on Benton Blvd. in Kansas City
Open to traffic

Second Hannibal Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1917 to replace First Hannibal Bridge; auto deck abandoned 1956
Baltimore through truss double deck swing bridge over Missouri River on BNSF Railway in Kansas City
Open to railroad traffic

Sheffield Steel Blue River Lift Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
A replacement built in 1964 to service the Armco Steel plant. Original bridge 1950.
Abandoned pony/through plate girder vertical lift bridge over Blue River on Abandoned Railroad
Abandoned

Sni-A-Bar Road Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1929
Open-spandrel concrete arch bridge over the Kansas City Southern Railway on Sni-a-bar Road in Kansas City
Replaced by a new bridge

St. Louis Avenue Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1914; replaced 2003
Lost skewed Pratt through truss over the KCS Railroad on St. Louis Avenue
Replaced by new bridge on different alignment

Swope Park / Kansas City Zoo Suspension Footbridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1907; Rehabilitated 1994
Wire suspension bridge over Blue River on Non-Motorized Path
Open to pedestrians

Topping Avenue Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1933
Plate girder bridge over E. 31st Street (former US 40) on Topping Avenue
Open to traffic

Trolley Track Trail - 69th Street Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Concrete stringer bridge over Pedestrian path replacing 69th Street on Trolley Track Trail
Open to pedestrians

Troost Avenue Bridge (Older) (Jackson County, Missouri)
Replaced 1917
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Brush Creek on Troost Avenue
Replaced by new bridge

Twelfth Street Viaduct (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1913-14; rehabilitated 1965 and 2006
Concrete viaduct over the railroad tracks on Twelfth Street, just west of downtown Kansas City
Open to traffic

UP - Blue Parkway Overpass (Jackson County, Missouri)
Lost Bridge over Old 50 Highway on Union Pacific (former MoPac)
Replaced by new bridge

UP - Blue River Bridge #2 (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1954
Deck plate girder bridge over Blue River on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic

US 24 over KCS Railroad Bridge (Jackson County, Missouri)
Built 1934-35 by M.E. Gillioz; rehabilitated 1977
Steel rigid frame bridge over KCS Railroad on US 24 (Winner Road) in Kansas City
Open to traffic