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Byrd Creek CR 459 Bridge

Photos 

East bank

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #104451

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Facts 

Overview
Lost truss bridge over Byrd Creek on CR 459 southwest of Oak Ridge
Location
Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a concrete span; concrete abutments still visible
History
Closed on Aug. 5, 1989, after suffering extensive damage in a car crash; replaced in 1990
Design
Pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.43884, -89.74819   (decimal degrees)
37°26'20" N, 89°44'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/256864/4147102 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jackson
Land survey
T. 32 N., R. 12 E., Sec. 19
Inventory number
BH 21087 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Cape Girardeau County, Missouri (89)
Lost (18,696)
Lost 1989 (156)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Missouri (5,936)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,051)
Replaced by new bridge (12,394)
Truss (29,445)

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