Modern benches -- Kansas City MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 39° 06.774 W 094° 35.053
15S E 363034 N 4330500
Quick Description: These sleek modern benches incorporate wood inlays to recall the rough log benches of the 1840s, when this area became the foundation of "Westport Landing," later to be named "Town of Kansas," and eveb later, Kansas City MO.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 3/28/2013 2:17:58 PM
Waymark Code: WMGPJF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:
These modern benches were added to complement the ultra cool brand-new (as of 2010) Town of Kansas Pedestrian Bridge, erected by the Kansas City MO Port Authority. At the same time, their design recalls the history of this place as a busy steamboat hub beginning in the 1840s.
Artist: unknown

Date Placed: 2010

Materials Used:
Brushed steel, polished weathered wood


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