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Carver Creek Bridge

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Deck view

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #105517

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Carver Creek on MO 21/49/72 east of Lesterville
Location
Iron County, Missouri
Status
Open to two-lane traffic
Future prospects
Scheduled for replacement in 2018
History
Built 1932
Builder
- R.E. Martin of Nashville, Tennessee
Design
Skewed Warren pony truss with alternating verticals and mismatched trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.4 ft.
Total length: 65.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Skew angle
23 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.48472, -90.72631   (decimal degrees)
37°29'05" N, 90°43'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/701026/4151074 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Glover
Land survey
T. 32 N., R. 3 E., Sec. 4
Inventory numbers
MoDOT J-990 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 5615 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21668 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
874

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2006: Posted all new photos