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Branch Miami Ditch Bridge

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Mo Dept of Transportation

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over a branch of Miami Ditch on 4016 Road
Location
Bates County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1907-08 by the Kansas City Bridge Co.; replaced 1993
Builder
- Kansas City Bridge Co. of Kansas City, Missouri
Design
Main span: Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Approach: Pin-connected Pratt half-hip pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.16333, -94.32833   (decimal degrees)
38°09'48" N, 94°19'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/383632/4224770 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Butler South
Land survey
T. 39 N., R. 31 W., Sec. 15
Inventory numbers
MO 007-496001.4 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 43277 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1991)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 15.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
25

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2013: New photos from Karen Daniels
  • August 24, 2009: Added by James Baughn