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18th Street Bridge
Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth
Bridge Documented: June 5, 2016
Kansas City: Wyandotte County, Kansas: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
Main Span Length
424.0 Feet (129.2 Meters)
2,227.0 Feet (678.8 Meters)
56 Feet (17.07 Meters)
3 Main Span(s)
and 10 Approach Span(s)
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This bridge is a later example of a truss bridge. Typical of a mid-20th
Century example, it shows no use of v-lacing or lattice on its built-up beams,
and the use of rivets were confined to the shop assembly of built-up beams, with
all field connections being bolted.
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