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Blue Springs South Bridge

Map 

Description 

Shown in an undated post card: http://www.kchistory.org/cdm4/item_viewer.php?CISOROOT=/Mrs&...

North Bridge probably carried 15th Street.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Queenpost pony truss bridge over Chicago & Alton (IC) RR on Walnut Street
Location
Blue Springs, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Queenpost pony truss
Also called
Walnut Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.01676, -94.27950   (decimal degrees)
39°01'00" N, 94°16'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/389229/4319414 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blue Springs
Land survey
49N-31W-36
Inventory number
BH 56366 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (13,556)
Blue Springs, Missouri (2)
Jackson County, Missouri (248)
Lost (20,714)
Missouri (6,070)
Pony truss (15,405)
Queenpost truss (231)
Replaced by new bridge (13,578)
Timber stringer (3,522)
Truss (30,519)

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2013: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

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