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290th St Bridge

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West Approach

Looking East at Load Limit Sign

Photo taken by Neil Krout in September 2018

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BH Photo #435466

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Description 

I happened upon this bridge by sheer happenstance. I was in Mercer County, Missouri looking for Derelict/Abandoned bridges, when I saw a "Bridge Out" sign tied to a post. So, I ventured down 290th Street to investigate.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Unnamed Creek on 290th St
Location
Harrison County, Missouri
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
Future prospects
Unknown.
History
Built Unknown
Design
It appears that this bridge replaced a Pony Truss, as there is old steel still on site, that lends to that theory.
Dimensions
Span length: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 24.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.29291, -93.80369   (decimal degrees)
40°17'34" N, 93°48'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/431691/4460577 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 63 N., R. 26 W., Sec. 3
Inventory number
BH 83005 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 30, 2018: Added by Neil Krout

Sources 

  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com