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Fishing River 3rd Street Bridge

Photos 

West side

Photo taken by Clark Vance in November 2013

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BH Photo #269506

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Acquired from Jackson County, MO from its original location over Indian Creek at 103rd and State Line.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Fishing River on 3rd Street
Location
Clay County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Relocated here 1969
Design
Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.8 ft.
Total length: 120.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.31363, -94.29545   (decimal degrees)
39°18'49" N, 94°17'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/388319/4352381 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kearney
Land survey
T. 52 N., R. 30 W., Sec. 17
Inventory numbers
MO 024-293000.1 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 21166 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21289 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 15.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
400

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2016: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • October 25, 2015: New photos from Neil Krout
  • November 3, 2013: New photos from Clark Vance
  • April 1, 2012: New Street View added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Fishing River 3rd Street Bridge
Posted October 29, 2014, by James Baughn (webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com)
Fishing River 3rd Street Bridge
Posted October 29, 2014, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Very interesting bridge with the curved design at the ends of the trusses. Seems to me there was another bridge similar to this (painted red maybe???) but I can't recall where it is. I thought it was also in Missouri.