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First Van Buren Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

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BH Photo #116703

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Current River at Van Buren
Location
Van Buren, Carter County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced by a new bridge in 1924
Design
Pin-connected, 12-panel Pennsylvania through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.99212, -91.01475   (decimal degrees)
36°59'32" N, 91°00'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/676667/4095840 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Van Buren South
Inventory number
BH 36821 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 16, 2018: New photo from Rusty Weisman
  • January 8, 2010: New photo from Eric Kinkhorst

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Sources 

  • Eric Kinkhorst - erick [dot] bud [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Rusty Weisman