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Ajax Road Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Whitehead Creek on Ajax Road (CR 174)
Location
Buchanan County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910; rehabilitated 1990; replaced 2002
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 107.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.71733, -94.81500   (decimal degrees)
39°43'02" N, 94°48'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/344430/4397959 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Joseph South
Land survey
T. 57 N., R. 35 W., Sec. 34
Inventory numbers
MO 011-174000.2 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 42846 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1991)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 61.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
150

Update Log 

  • June 21, 2009: Added by James Baughn