Osage River

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The Osage River is known as the Marais des Cygnes River in Kansas and in western Missouri. The name changes at the confluence with the Little Osage River. They are the same river however.

The category for the Marais des Cygnes River can be found here http://bridgehunter.com/category/waterway/marais-des-cygnes-...

Bailey Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built 1908; collapsed 1954
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River, near the end of Route KK southwest of Warsaw
No longer exists

Bell Island Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built 1899 for $1,000
Lost suspension bridge over Osage River on Charlie Bell's farm
No longer exists

Branstetter Swinging Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built 1924 for $8,500
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River, southwest of Warsaw
No longer exists

Brown's Ford Swinging Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Replaced 1974
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River (now Truman Reservoir) on Route C northwest of Iconium
No longer exists

County Line Bridge (Henry County, Missouri)
Built 1912 by Joseph Dice
Lost suspension bridge over Osage River
No longer exists

Heath Ford Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built 1908 by Joseph Dice for $5,820
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River, on what is now MO 7 west of Warsaw
No longer exists

Hurricane Deck Bridge (Camden County, Missouri)
Built 1934-36; rehabilitated 1985;demolished 2013
Cantilevered deck truss bridge over Osage Arm, Lake of the Ozarks, on MO 5
Demolished and replaced.

MNA - Osage River Bridge (Vernon County, Missouri)
Built in early 1970's with the completion of the Harry S. Truman Reservoir
Deck plate girder bridge over Osage River on Missouri and North Arkansas (former KATY) Railroad
Open to traffic

Monegaw Springs Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River (now Truman Reservoir) at the town of Monegaw Springs
No longer exists

Mystery Swinging Bridge No. 1 (Benton County, Missouri)
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River in the Warsaw area
No longer exists

Mystery Swinging Bridge No. 2 (Benton County, Missouri)
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River in the Warsaw area
No longer exists

Osage River MO 7 Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built 1930; replaced in the 1970s by a new bridge with the creation of Truman Reservoir
Lost through truss bridge over Osage River on MO 7 (formerly MO 35) west of Warsaw
Removed

Osceola Arch Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Built 1928; replacement bridge completed 1974
Lost open-spandrel arch bridge on MO 13 over Osage River (Truman Reservoir) near Osceola
Replaced by a new bridge

Osceola Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Lost circa 1970
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Osage River at Osceola
Demolished with the creation of Truman Reservoir

RI - Henley/Hoecker Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Bridge built at Hoecker/Henley, MO in 1903 for Chicago, Rock Island, & Pacific Railroad; out of service since 1980.
Through truss bridge over the Osage River on the Rock Island Railroad
Rail line currently out of service

Roscoe Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Replacement bridge built ca. 1976
Lost through truss on Route E over Osage River (now Truman Reservoir) at Roscoe
Replaced by a new bridge

Sagrada Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built by Mr. J. S. Kidwell. Demolished 1931 with the completion of Lake of the Ozarks
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River at or near the Benton-Camden County line, probably beyond the end of modern-day Route FF
No longer exists

Schell City Bridge (Vernon County, Missouri)
Built 1900; partially collapsed ?; completely collapsed Feb. 2012
Lost through truss bridge over Osage River on Rockville Road/Old River Road north of Schell City
The remaining structure of the bridge collapsed between February 7-21, 2012.

Taberville Bridge (St. Clair County, Missouri)
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River somewhere near Taberville
No longer exists

Tuscumbia Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Built 1932; replaced 2010
Lost through and deck truss bridge over the Osage River on MO 17 at Tuscumbia
Demolished and replaced

Tuscumbia Swinging Bridge (Miller County, Missouri)
Built 1905 by Joseph Dice; replaced 1932
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River at Tuscumbia on what is now MO 17
Replaced by a new bridge

UP - Osage City Bridge (Cole County, Missouri)
Through truss bridge on the Union Pacific Railroad over Osage River at Osage City
Open to traffic

US50 Hubers Landing Bridge (Osage County, Missouri)
Lost vertical-lift through truss bridge over Osage River on US 63 and US 50
Replaced by new bridge

Warsaw Arch Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Replaced 1974
Lost open-spandrel arch bridge over Osage River on US 65 at Warsaw
Replaced by new bridge

Warsaw Lower Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built 1897; destroyed by fire in 1926
Lost suspension bridge over Osage River at Warsaw
Destroyed by fire

Warsaw Middle Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
First bridge built 1895; collapsed March 1913; new bridge completed Sept. 1913; closed to traffic in 1975
Lost swinging bridge over Osage River on the road between Warsaw and Whitakerville
No longer exists

Warsaw Upper Bridge (Benton County, Missouri)
Built 1928 by Joseph Dice; closed to traffic in 1979; rehabilitated 2007
Swinging bridge over Osage River on MO 7 (formerly Route A) in Warsaw
Open to pedestrians only