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Mormon Fork Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Mormon Fork on 511 Road
Location
Bates County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1886 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co.; replaced 1999
Builder
- Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co. of Leavenworth, Kansas
Design
Wrought iron, pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 53.2 ft.
Total length: 55.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.45013, -94.35346   (decimal degrees)
38°27'00" N, 94°21'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/381897/4256627 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Adrian
Land survey
T. 42 N., R. 31 W., Sec. 16
Inventory numbers
MO 007-041002.1 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 39039 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn