Saturday, October 24, 2009

POtW: Ratner Road Bridge

Today's picture is the Ratner Road which is located in Shawnee County between 89th and 101st Street.
Ratner Road Bridge
The bridge, which crosses the Wakarusa River, was built in 1914 by the Topeka Bridge and Iron Company. It was joint effort between Shawnee and Osage County. Just north of this bridge was an old wood and iron bridge, that bridge was replaced in 2003 or 2005 with a standard concrete bridge.