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Goose Creek Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken March 2007 by James Baughn

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BH Photo #104112

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Goose Creek on John Deere Road
Location
Caldwell County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 2007
Design
Riveted, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.8 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.67030, -94.09329   (decimal degrees)
39°40'13" N, 94°05'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/406228/4391735 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hamilton West
Land survey
T. 56 N., R. 29 W., Sec. 13
Inventory numbers
MO 013-358000.0 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 22470 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20980 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

4-panel truss (268)
Built during 1930s (11,243)
Caldwell County, Missouri (85)
Lost (22,248)
Lost 2007 (313)
Lost during 2000s (4,029)
Missouri (6,135)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,207)
Owned by county (20,050)
Pony truss (15,694)
Pratt pony truss (3,476)
Pratt truss (8,739)
Replaced by new bridge (14,839)
Riveted (2,052)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,948)
Structurally deficient (15,854)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,974)
Truss (31,221)

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2009: Bridge has been replaced
  • April 2, 2007: Posted new photos