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Old US 61 Viaduct

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Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #254520

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Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over BNSF Railway on Old US 61
Location
Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928
Builders
- Linus Penzel (bridge contractor)
- Walter Lemaster (approaches)
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 52.5 ft.
Total length: 148.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.25889, -89.56472   (decimal degrees)
37°15'32" N, 89°33'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/272556/4126675 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cape Girardeau
Land survey
T. 30 N., R. 13 E., Sec. 24
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
403
Inventory numbers
MONBI 5041 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
MoDOT H-574 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 55651 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 5, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 26, 2013: New photos from James Baughn
  • February 26, 2013: Added by James Baughn