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Whitewater River MO 34 Bridge

Photos 

Main span from northwest

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #199794

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Whitewater River east of Burfordville
Location
Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1932; replaced 2011
Design
Riveted, skewed Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.9 ft.
Total length: 354.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.37455, -89.80020   (decimal degrees)
37°22'28" N, 89°48'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/252050/4140102 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Burfordville
Land survey
Survey #308 (T. 31 N., R. 11 E.)
Inventory numbers
MoDOT J-885 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 5566 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21127 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2009)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
3,796

Update Log 

  • May 23, 2011: New photos from James Baughn
  • February 4, 2011: Updated by David Backlin: Scheduled for replacement May 2011
  • October 31, 2007: Posted new photos

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com