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Bishop Road Bridge

Photos 

Steel piers and stone abutment

The stone suggests there was an earlier bridge replaced in 1935

Photo taken by Clark Vance in June 2011

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BH Photo #200563

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss over Muddy Fork on Bishop Road
Location
Clay County, Missouri
Status
replaced by a new bridge on a new alignment
History
NBI shows build date of 1935; rehabilitated 1995, replaced 2014
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.40876, -94.34590   (decimal degrees)
39°24'32" N, 94°20'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/384127/4363003 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Holt
Land survey
T. 53 N., R. 31 W., Sec. 14
Inventory numbers
MONBI 13865 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21283 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2008)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
55

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2016: Updated by Elliott Johnson: bridge was replaced in 2014
  • November 14, 2011: Updated by Clark Vance: Specified truss type
  • June 8, 2011: Updated by Clark Vance: Changed to closed

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com