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Turner Bridge (1894)

Photos 

Courtesy of the Kansas City Gazette

View this photo at newspapers.com

BH Photo #465000

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kansas River on K 32
Location
Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1894, Replaced 1913
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.08886, -94.71500   (decimal degrees)
39°05'20" N, 94°42'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/351676/4328036 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87815 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 31, 2020: Updated by Chris Knight: Updated location to where the old span crossed.
  • January 15, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • January 15, 2020: New photo from Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com