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Shawnee Road Bridge

Shawnee Street Overpass

Shawnee Road Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: June 5, 2016

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Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Shawnee Road Over 7th Street Trafficway (US-169)
Location
Kansas City: Wyandotte County, Kansas: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1934 By Builder/Contractor: Kansas City Structural Steel Company of Kansas City, Kansas
Rehabilitation Date
2013
Main Span Length
90.0 Feet (27.4 Meters)
Structure Length
94.0 Feet (28.7 Meters)
Roadway Width
24 Feet (7.32 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
Inventory Number
514301050000148

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This is an uncommon example of a relatively short-span riveted steel deck arch bridge, and the only such bridge in Kansas according to KHRI documentation. The bridge appears to be a hingeless design, based on field observations although close, unobstructed study of the skewback (bearing) was not feasible during the field visit.

 

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