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Koehler's Ford Bridge

Photos 

Scene on June 27, 2004

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #104868

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over North Moreau Creek on Nine Hills Road north of Lohman
Location
Cole County, Missouri
Status
Removed to make room for a replacement bridge in 2004
History
Built 1910-11 by the Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio. Rehabilitated 1990; replaced 2004.
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 8-panel Pratt through truss with corrugated steel deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 154.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.57498, -92.36745   (decimal degrees)
38°34'30" N, 92°22'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/555099/4269802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lohman
Land survey
T. 44 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 8
Inventory numbers
MONBI 13183 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
MO 026-031000.8 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 21325 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2005: Posted photo of replacement bridge from Brandon Kempf

Comments 

Koehler's Ford Bridge
Posted October 28, 2009, by j.p.

when looking at these photos, i actually got a upset stomach.