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US 24 over BNSF Railroad Bridge

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Overview
Steel rigid frame bridge over BNSF Railroad on US 24 (Winner Road) in Kansas City
Location
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934-35 by M.E. Gillioz; rehabilitated 1977
Builder
- M.E. Gillioz of Monett, Missouri (Contractor)
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
17-span steel rigid frame
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 76.4 ft.
Total length: 1,242.7 ft.
Deck width: 42.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Winner Road over BNSF Railroad Bridge
Independence Avenue over BNSF Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.10463, -94.50003   (decimal degrees)
39°06'17" N, 94°30'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/370298/4329458 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kansas City
Land survey
T. 50 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 36
Inventory numbers
MONBI 6024 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
MoDOT K-394R (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 21681 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 39.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
20,034

Update Log 

  • July 23, 2013: Updated by Clark Vance: Changed to US 24 since road name changes at river
  • August 13, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • August 11, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway"
  • July 1, 2011: New Street View added by Clark Vance

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