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Bonne Femme Creek Bridge

Photos 

US 40 Bonne Femme Creek Bridge

July 30, 1952

Missouri State Archives

License: Public domain: Released by author

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BH Photo #449378

Map 

Description 

Original truss span also shown in photo of divided highway was built in 1934 but has been removed. Shown here after being damaged in an accident on July 30, 1952.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Bonne Femme Creek on Us 40 E
Location
Howard County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1948
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 244.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.00412, -92.70331   (decimal degrees)
39°00'15" N, 92°42'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/525689/4317275 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 16 W., Sec. 34
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
2,108
Inventory numbers
MONBI 6078 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 85474 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55.8 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (14,364)
Built 1948 (378)
Built during 1940s (3,899)
Continuous (2,318)
Howard County, Missouri (60)
Missouri (6,135)
Open (38,203)
Owned by state (15,115)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,176)
Steel stringer (5,614)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,059)
US 40 (136)

Update Log 

  • June 8, 2019: New photos from Joe Sonderman