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Vermillion Bridge

Photo 

Approach view, facing south

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in September 2010

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BH Photo #204126

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Fox River on CR 184
Location
Clark County, Missouri
Status
Bridge has been removed, does not appear likely to be replaced.
History
Built 1899
Builder
- James B. Diver Bridge Co. of Keokuk, Iowa
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.9 ft.
Total length: 136.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.39286, -91.60699   (decimal degrees)
40°23'34" N, 91°36'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/618224/4472293 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wayland
Land survey
T. 65 N., R. 06 W., Sec. 31
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
15
Inventory numbers
MO 023-184000.6 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 18394 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21261 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 6, 2012: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Bridge has been removed.
  • July 14, 2011: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Updated status of bridge to "closed" and description to include "abandoned."