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Brush Creek Bridge

Photos 

Color postcard

This postcard shows the bridge's original appearance

BH Photo #105605

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost two-span stone arch bridge over Brush Creek on Rockhill Road
Location
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a concrete bridge
History
Built 1901 by William Rockhill Nelson. Replaced 1991
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.03898, -94.57854   (decimal degrees)
39°02'20" N, 94°34'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/363382/4322287 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kansas City
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 29
Inventory number
BH 21691 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,511)
Built 1901 (509)
Built during 1900s (6,752)
Deck arch (10,763)
HAER documented (1,103)
Jackson County, Missouri (252)
Kansas City, Missouri (156)
Lost (22,113)
Lost 1991 (297)
Lost during 1990s (3,842)
Missouri (6,129)
Replaced by new bridge (14,763)
Stone arch (2,784)

Update Log 

  • November 20, 2008: New photos from James Baughn

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