To be replaced starting March 2013. The truss will be given to Clayton Shepherd, a nearby landowner who will move the bridge onto his farm for personal use.
Built ca. 1925
Riveted, 7-panel Parker through truss with two-angle steel
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 121.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.86009, -94.88111(decimal degrees) 39°51'36" N, 94°52'52" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
T. 58 N., R. 36 W., Sec. 12
USGS topographic map
MO 002-392002.2 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 23151 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20715 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2012)
Deck condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Superstructure condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 31.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
February 1, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: Bridge to be replaced and moved onto private property.
August 3, 2012: New photos from James McCray
September 27, 2007: Posted photos from Ruth Reynolds