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Miller Ford Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #116848

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Grand River on Old Havana Trail (CR 469)
Location
Gentry County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1907 by the St. Joseph Bridge & Iron Co.; replaced 1997
Design
Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.1 ft.
Total length: 231.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Also called
Elam Bend Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.07667, -94.25500   (decimal degrees)
40°04'36" N, 94°15'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/392991/4437021 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Berlin
Land survey
T. 61 N., R. 30 W., Sec. 22
Inventory numbers
MO 038-469001.0 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 36125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 7, 2008: New photos from Historic American Engineering Record

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