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242nd Street Bridge

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Looking north

Photo taken by James Baughn in May 2010

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BH Photo #164234

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Big Muddy Creek on 242nd Street
Location
Daviess County, Missouri
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1915
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.8 ft.
Total length: 50.8 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.09326, -93.94867   (decimal degrees)
40°05'36" N, 93°56'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/419131/4438539 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jameson
Land survey
T. 61 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 9
Inventory numbers
MO 031-384000.2 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 22975 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21389 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 26.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
15

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2010: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com