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Mulberry Creek Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

Photo taken by Ruth Reynolds

BH Photo #103595

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Mulberry Creek on 1002 Road, southeast of Amoret
Location
Bates County, Missouri
Status
Damaged irreparably by flood, replaced with concrete structure.
History
Built 1886 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co.; later relocated here
Builder
- Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co. of Leavenworth, Kansas
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 91.8 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.23967, -94.54086   (decimal degrees)
38°14'23" N, 94°32'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/365153/4233529 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Worland
Land survey
T. 40 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 26
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
5
Inventory numbers
MO 007-435002.1 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 23827 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20824 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 3, 2015: New photos from Neil Krout
  • May 23, 2007: Posted photos from Ruth Reynolds

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