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Westwood Creek Bridge

Photo 

Pony Truss Bridge Truman Rd Near Fransden Road (looking West)

Photo Circa: 1983 van is traveling East.

Photo taken by Neil Krout

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BH Photo #416164

Map 

Description 

Bridge was removed when Truman Road was widened, sometime during the early 1990's.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony Truss bridge over Westwood Creek
Location
Independence, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Demolished
History
Built Unknown
Builder
- Unknown (possibly the Kansas City Bridge Co.)
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.09335, -94.39458   (decimal degrees)
39°05'36" N, 94°23'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/379397/4328061 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Independence
Inventory number
BH 80041 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Independence, Missouri (14)
Jackson County, Missouri (245)
Lost (19,754)
Lost 1993 (436)
Lost during 1990s (3,758)
Missouri (6,021)
Pony truss (15,191)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,147)
Truss (29,883)
Unknown (34)

Update Log 

  • January 11, 2018: Added by Neil Krout

Sources 

  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com