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Eighteenth Street Bridge

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Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Maple Leaf Blvd. on 18th Street in St. Joseph
Location
St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927; Replaced 2009
Builders
- W.G. Fowler (Design)
- Whitham Construction Co. (Contractor)
Design
Concrete deck girder with curved haunches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 30.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.77951, -94.83906   (decimal degrees)
39°46'46" N, 94°50'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/342509/4404902 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Joseph North
Land survey
T. 57 N., R. 35 W., Sec. 4
Inventory numbers
MONBI 23024 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
MO 011-386500.8 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 42847 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2009)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 10.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
3,100

Update Log 

  • June 21, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Comments 

Eighteenth Street Bridge
Posted January 20, 2017, by Janice McLean (jamclean [at] rcgoodwin [dot] com)

The 1926-1927 Eighteenth Street/Lover's Lane Bridge at Corby Parkway (a.k.a. Maple Leaf Boulevard) was a contributing feature associated with Corby Parkway/Maple Leaf Boulevard, a NRHP-listed park system drive in the St. Joseph Park and Park System Historic District.

Eighteenth Street Bridge
Posted February 10, 2015, by Roger Sparks (rsparks [at] ci [dot] st-joseph [dot] mo [dot] us)

Bridge replaced in 2010 with arched precast modular bridge