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Little Laflin Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

These photos were taken in 2004 when the bridge was still in service

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #103787

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Crooked Creek near Laflin on CR 408
Location
Bollinger County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 2005
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.26764, -89.90519   (decimal degrees)
37°16'04" N, 89°54'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/242387/4128520 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marble Hill
Land survey
T. 30 N., R. 10 E., Sec. 14
Inventory numbers
MO 009-124001.7 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 16549 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bollinger County, Missouri (49)
Built during 1930s (11,377)
Lost (23,106)
Lost 2005 (418)
Lost during 2000s (4,079)
Missouri (6,194)
Owned by county (20,249)
Pony truss (15,851)
Replaced by new bridge (15,403)
Riveted (2,133)
Structurally deficient (15,341)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,855)
Truss (31,762)
Warren pony truss (3,246)
Warren truss (6,358)
Wooden deck (6,014)

Update Log 

  • June 5, 2006: Bridge has been replaced