Byrd Creek Route D Bridge
This bridge was originally constructed in 1924-25 (as Bridge G 865) in Scott County over Ramsey Creek/Diversion Channel (on what would become Route 61). It had three 20' approach spans on each end, and a total length of 212' 10".
- Pony truss bridge over Byrd Creek on Route D northwest of Jackson
- Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
- Open to two-lane traffic
- Built 1954
- Skewed, riveted, 8-panel Warren pony truss with verticals
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 174.8 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +37.44256, -89.73567 (decimal degrees)
37°26'33" N, 89°44'08" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 16/257984/4147482 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Land survey
- Survey #525 (T. 32 N., R. 12 E.)
- Inventory numbers
- MoDOT P-734 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 7851 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21090 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection (as of 10/2015)
- Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 41.1 (out of 100)
- Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
- March 16, 2015: Updated by Karen Daniels: added information on original location
- June 5, 2006: Posted all new photos