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Miami Creek MO 52 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ruth Reynolds in August 2008

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BH Photo #124660

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Miami Creek on MO 52
Location
Bates County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1924; replaced 2012
Builders
- McNerney & Hallett (Contractor)
- Western Bridge Co. of Harrisonville, Missouri (Contractor)
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 187.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.25800, -94.40570   (decimal degrees)
38°15'29" N, 94°24'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/377013/4235375 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Virginia
Land survey
T. 40 N., R. 32 W., Sec. 24
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
2,120
Inventory numbers
MoDOT G-864 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 4773 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20834 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2010)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 9.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 11, 2012: Updated by David Backlin: Updated status to Doomed
  • August 20, 2009: Updated by David Backlin: Revised description (now restricted to one lane of traffic)
  • September 15, 2008: New photos from Ruth Reynolds

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