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South Fork Main City Road Bridge

Photos 

Partially missing deck

Photo taken by David Smothers October 7, 2008

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BH Photo #125658

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bedstead Pony truss bridge over South Fork on Main City Road
Location
Cass County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905; Replaced 2013
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 87.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.54833, -94.48667   (decimal degrees)
38°32'54" N, 94°29'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/370449/4267704 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Everett
Land survey
T. 43 N., R. 32 W., Sec. 5
Inventory numbers
MO 019-511001.0 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 24567 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21194 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2007)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
35

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • August 29, 2011: New photos from Ruth Reynolds
  • October 8, 2008: New photos from David Smothers
  • October 7, 2008: Updated by David Smothers

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