Sharps Station Bridge
Built by the The Kansas City, Clay County, and St. Joseph Interurban Railway which started construction in 1911 and opened in 1913. Robert P. Woods of Indianapolis, consulting engineer. Operation ceased in March 1933.
- Lost two-span through truss bridge built 1912 by KCCC&SJ over Platte River on Interurban Road
- Platte County, Missouri
- Replaced by a new bridge
- Replaced 2002
- - Robert P. Woods of Indianapolis, Indiana (Consulting Engineer)
- - Interurban
- Kansas City, Clay County & St. Joseph Railway (KCCC&StJ)
- Pratt through truss
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 326.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 20.0 ft.
- Also called
- KCCC&StJ - Sharps Station Bridge
KCCC&StJ - Platte River Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +39.40114, -94.72682 (decimal degrees)
39°24'04" N, 94°43'37" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 15/351314/4362715 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Camden Point
- Land survey
- T. 53 N., R. 34 W., Sec. 16
- Inventory numbers
- MO 083-130000.0 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 16707 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22352 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- June 1, 2015: New photo from Luke
- October 21, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Interurban"
- October 20, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Added categories "railroad", "Other Interurban"
- June 28, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "KCCC&StJ interurban RR"
- March 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Rail-to-road"