Rating:
1 vote

Fairfield Covered Bridge 25-08-01x

Photos 

Postcard

This undated postcard was submitted by Stefanie Laputz

BH Photo #103615

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost three-span covered bridge over Pomme de Terre River south of Warsaw
Location
Benton County, Missouri
Status
Site of bridge is now under Truman Reservoir near the MO 83 crossing
Design
Covered Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.15072, -93.40005   (decimal degrees)
38°09'03" N, 93°24'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/464948/4222613 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
WGCB 25-08-01x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 20852 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Benton County, Missouri (39)
Covered (1,353)
Lost (18,697)
Missouri (5,938)
Through truss (12,900)
Truss (29,451)

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2016: Updated by Kelly McClanahan: Made a guess using quad mad and Google Earth, to move to correct approximate location. Rt 83 was north of the new road, according to the quad map.
  • April 25, 2015: New photos from Paul Hamby
  • September 15, 2005: Posted image of postcard submitted by Stefanie Laputz

Sources 

  • Stefanie Laputz - caelex [dot] gmail [dot] com
  • Kelly McClanahan

Comments 

Fairfield Covered Bridge
Posted November 28, 2005, by Bill Banes (champandkate [at] aol [dot] com)

My home overlooks the area where this bridge was located. I would be very interested in hearing from anyone who has old pictures of this area.