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South Fork Cane Creek Bridge

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Looking south

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #104719

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Fork of Cane Creek south of Ellsinore on CR 256 (Old US 60)
Location
Carter County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1922
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 53.1 ft.
Total length: 54.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.91029, -90.74208   (decimal degrees)
36°54'37" N, 90°44'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/701151/4087301 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ellsinore
Land survey
T. 26 N., R. 3 E., Sec. 16
Elevation
681 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
MONBI 16266 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21161 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
75

Categories 

5-panel truss (443)
Built 1922 (609)
Built during 1920s (8,729)
Carter County, Missouri (8)
Missouri (5,912)
Open (36,413)
Owned by county (18,809)
Painted yellow (12)
Pony truss (15,024)
Pratt pony truss (3,160)
Pratt truss (7,965)
Riveted (1,871)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,860)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,412)
Truss (29,376)
US 60 (72)

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2005: Posted all new photos