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Grand Avenue Viaduct

Photos 

East Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in June 2010

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BH Photo #197719

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Plate girder bridge over the railroad yard on Grand Avenue
Location
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
History
Built 1940; Renovated 1997
Builder
- J.A. Tobin Construction Co (contractor)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 108.9 ft.
Total length: 773.0 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.11323, -94.58035   (decimal degrees)
39°06'48" N, 94°34'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/363369/4330531 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kansas City
Land survey
T. 50 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 32
Inventory numbers
MO 048-S028B31 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 42782 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2011: New photo from David Backlin
  • June 23, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Updated status (not lost)
  • June 14, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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