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Dry Creek Bridge

Photos 

Oblique view

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #103676

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Dry Creek on CR 416 southwest of Leopold
Location
Bollinger County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic on a gravel road with a 5 ton weight limit
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss (the bridge is now supported by extra piers at the panel points and the upper chord has been removed)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.22722, -89.96711   (decimal degrees)
37°13'38" N, 89°58'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/236754/4124204 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dongola
Land survey
T. 30 N., R. 10 E., Sec. 32
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
35
Inventory numbers
MONBI 16376 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20874 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

4-panel truss (268)
Bollinger County, Missouri (49)
Built during 1910s (9,415)
Missouri (6,194)
One-lane traffic (7,547)
Open (38,820)
Owned by county (20,249)
Pin-connected (3,798)
Pony truss (15,851)
Pratt pony truss (3,531)
Pratt truss (8,944)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,775)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,065)
Truss (31,762)
Wooden deck (6,014)

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2005: Posted new photos