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Gallatin Bridge

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Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Grand River near Gallatin
Location
Daviess County, Missouri
Status
No longer exists
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.93108, -93.94475   (decimal degrees)
39°55'52" N, 93°56'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/419274/4420535 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 21398 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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Daviess County, Missouri (80)
Grand River (Iowa-Missouri) (38)
Lost (17,881)
Missouri (5,827)
Mystery (83)
Through truss (12,692)
Truss (28,920)
Whipple truss (258)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2017: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added map location based on given coordinates.
  • April 17, 2006: Posted new photos

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Gallatin Bridge
Posted April 13, 2017, by Rich Kaduce (rkaduce [at] outlook [dot] com)

An 1898 plat book of Daviess County by North West Publishing shows on page 11 that the only bridge across the Grand River near Gallatin was at (39.9311N,93.9447W).