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Turner Station Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken June 2005 by David Backlin

BH Photo #105404

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over James River on FM 148 (Old Route D) east of Springfield
Location
Greene County, Missouri
Status
Only to pedestrians only, but could still handle two-lane vehicular traffic
History
Built ca. 1925; Bypassed by new bridge 1974
Design
Riveted, 8-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 348.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.17728, -93.16868   (decimal degrees)
37°10'38" N, 93°10'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/485026/4114552 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Galloway
Land survey
T. 29 N., R. 20 W., Sec. 31
Inventory numbers
MO 039-148024.4 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 17319 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2006)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 56.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
50

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2016: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • June 29, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Updated history
  • July 6, 2005: Posted photos from David Backlin

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net