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Dillon Drive Bridge

Photos 

East Approach

Looking West

Photo taken by Neil Krout in July 2020

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BH Photo #475040

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on Dillon Drive
Location
Caldwell County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.8 ft.
Total length: 58.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.68416, -94.06186   (decimal degrees)
39°41'03" N, 94°03'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/408942/4393241 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hamilton West
Land survey
T. 56 N., R. 28 W., Sec. 5
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
35
Inventory numbers
MO 013-366001.4 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 22609 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20978 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1930s (12,247)
Caldwell County, Missouri (85)
Missouri (6,570)
One-lane traffic (7,995)
Open (41,203)
Owned by county (21,715)
Pony truss (17,223)
Pratt pony truss (4,020)
Pratt truss (10,535)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,354)
Structurally deficient (12,761)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,719)
Truss (36,746)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2020: New photos from Neil Krout

Sources 

Comments 

Dillon Drive Bridge
Posted July 3, 2020, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Yeah, I'd rather it be a Bowstring or Whipple... But it beats the Hell outta a slab!

Dillon Drive Bridge
Posted July 3, 2020, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Cool, Tony! You got your own bridge!