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Chariton River Covered Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost 130-ft covered bridge over Chariton River somewhere in Adair County
Location
Adair County, Missouri
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1869
Design
Covered Howe through truss
Inventory number
BH 20687 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,178)
Adair County, Missouri (51)
Built 1869 (59)
Built during 1860s (387)
Chariton River (26)
Covered (1,353)
Howe through truss (346)
Howe truss (429)
Lost (18,684)
Missouri (5,936)
Mystery (84)
Through truss (12,892)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2013: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Updated status to "gray" the bridge in the listing.

Sources 

  • "Missouri's Covered Bridges" - Article by Dorothy Caldwell in the Jan. 1967 issue of Missouri Historical Review (Vol. LXI, No. 2)
  • Chris Gonnerman