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Old US 40 Sni-A-Bar Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost three-span pony truss bridge over Sni-A-Bar Creek on Old US 40 in Grain Valley
Location
Grain Valley, Jackson County, Missouri
Status
No longer exists
History
Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1940; replaced 2003
Design
Three riveted, 4-panel Pratt pony trusses, concrete piers and abutments.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.8 ft.
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.01333, -94.18667   (decimal degrees)
39°00'48" N, 94°11'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/397262/4318925 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oak Grove
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 30 W., Sec. 35
Elevation
778 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
MO 048-147000.6 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 17269 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21683 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,478)
Grain Valley, Missouri (3)
Jackson County, Missouri (275)
Lost (23,596)
Lost 2003 (512)
Lost during 2000s (4,092)
Missouri (6,219)
Owned by county (20,364)
Pony truss (15,961)
Pratt pony truss (3,562)
Pratt truss (9,065)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,292)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,816)
Truss (32,093)
US 40 (136)

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2014: Updated by Clark Vance: Renamed to reflect actual creek name

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