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Ozark Mill Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #104777

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Facts 

Overview
Two-span through truss bridge over Finley Creek on W. McCracken Street (Old US 65) in Ozark
Location
Christian County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1922 by the Pioneer Construction Co.
Builder
- Pioneer Construction Co. of Malvern, Arkansas
Design
Pair of riveted, 5-panel Baltimore through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 98.1 ft.
Total length: 204.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.02714, -93.20724   (decimal degrees)
37°01'38" N, 93°12'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/481567/4097902 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ozark
Land survey
T. 27 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 23
Inventory numbers
MO 022-328500.1 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 21884 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
MoDOT G-325 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 21249 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 27.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,500

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2016: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • July 28, 2016: New photo from Karen Daniels
  • June 23, 2013: New photo from Larry Dooley
  • April 3, 2012: New photos from Jason Smith
  • August 19, 2011: New photos from Ben Tate
  • January 5, 2005: Added diagram

Sources 

  • Missouri Historic Bridge Inventory
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Larry Dooley
  • Karen Daniels
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

Ozark Mill Bridge
Posted March 14, 2007, by Carl James (lightworks [dot] 1 [at] netzero [dot] net)

This bridge was recently restored. It appears to have been sandblasted and it is now white

Ozark Mill Bridge
Posted April 26, 2006, by kyli arnold (kyli_awsome [at] hotmail [dot] com)

i love this ozark bridge!!! i have noticed that u guys have done alot eith itsinceit was firstbuilt. it looks great.well my cell #is 2090610 and i would love it if u could call me iwould like to talk to someone about this ozark bridge and stuff.so give me a call and if you dont get me at that # heres my home #5821689.

kyli