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Blue River Road Bridge

Photo 

Blue River Road

Photo from "Results of County Planning", published ca 1932, no publisher information in the book.

Unknown photographer

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BH Photo #477361

Map 

Description 

Jackson County passed a road improvement bond issue in 1928. Blue River Road was paved as part of that program. The bridge was probably built at that time. At the time it was built it was the longest bridge in the county system.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Concrete stringer bridge over Hart Grove Creek on Blue River Road
Location
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca 1929, replaced 2007
Design
Concrete stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.97004, -94.54759   (decimal degrees)
38°58'12" N, 94°32'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/365931/4314591 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 48 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 22
Elevation
785 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 90093 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (15,090)
Concrete stringer (765)
Jackson County, Missouri (277)
Kansas City, Missouri (163)
Lost (23,696)
Lost 2007 (325)
Lost during 2000s (4,103)
Missouri (6,236)
Owned by county (20,392)
Replaced by new bridge (15,831)

Update Log 

  • July 27, 2020: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com