1861: The Birth of an Influential Bridge Designer — Transportation History

January 27, 1861 Ralph Modjeski, a civil engineer who achieved acclaim for his wide range of bridge design and construction projects, was born in the town of Bochnia in the Austrian Empire (in what is now Poland). Modjeski immigrated to the United States in 1878. He became an American citizen five years later. Modjeski’s first major […]

1861: The Birth of an Influential Bridge Designer — Transportation History

Part of Gasconade River Bridge may be moved to Boswell Park in Lebanon — Route 66 News

The park board of Lebanon, Missouri, is considering a feasibility study of whether a portion of the closed Gasconade River Bridge near Hazelgreen can be moved to Boswell Park, though the future of the Route 66 span continues to remain unclear. The Laclede County Record reported in its latest edition (subscription required) that Lebanon parks […]

Part of Gasconade River Bridge may be moved to Boswell Park in Lebanon — Route 66 News