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Klenken Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #114135

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost swinging bridge over Lamine River on Swinging Bridge Drive
Location
Cooper County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a modern concrete bridge
History
Built 1929 by Joseph Dice; replaced 1994
Builder
- Joseph Dice
Design
Wire suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 210.0 ft.
Total length: 368.1 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.82887, -93.03610   (decimal degrees)
38°49'44" N, 93°02'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/496866/4297786 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clifton City
Land survey
T. 47 N., R. 19 W., Sec. 20
Inventory numbers
MO 027-223000.4 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 21349 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 6, 2011: New photos from Mark Frazier
  • May 12, 2008: New photos from Historic American Engineering Record

Sources 

  • Bridgemeister.com
  • Historic American Engineering Record
  • Mark Frazier - mfrazier404 [at] gmail [dot] com