Rating:
5 votes

I-70 Rocheport Bridge

Photos 

Side view

Photo taken by James Baughn

BH Photo #103917

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Continuous through truss bridge over Missouri River and Katy trail on I-70 west of Columbia and south of Rocheport
Location
Boone County, Missouri, and Cooper County, Missouri
Status
Open to four lanes of traffic
History
Built 1960; rehabilitated 1993
Design
Continuous two-span subdivided Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 550.9 ft.
Total length: 3,018.2 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 60.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.96009, -92.54455   (decimal degrees)
38°57'36" N, 92°32'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/539460/4312446 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rocheport
Land survey
T. 48 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 18
Inventory numbers
MoDOT L-09622 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 6689 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20914 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 54.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
34,148

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • February 20, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • September 24, 2013: New photos from James Baughn
  • May 30, 2013: New photo from M. D. Caillet
  • April 28, 2008: Updated by Max Johnson
  • August 3, 2005: Posted additional photos

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Daniel Barnes

Comments 

I-70 Rocheport Bridge
Posted April 23, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

An expansion joint on this bridge recently received emergency repairs:

https://youtu.be/QnnB7AJam38

I-70 Rocheport Bridge
Posted July 16, 2014, by Tim (tcw94 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is one of my favorite bridges in the state (sentimental reasons). Excellent photos.

Rocheport I-70 Bridge
Posted April 28, 2008, by David B. Haun (dbhaun [at] gmail [dot] com)

Please correct

Overview

Cantilevered through truss bridge over Missouri River and Katy Trail on I-70 west of Columbia and south of Rocheport

Please add

Category

Katy Trail

Thank you,

David B. Haun