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Cave Road Bridge

Photos 

From the south

Photo taken by Clark Vance in April 2011

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BH Photo #197061

Map 

Description 

NBI shows 1930 build date. Cave Road may have been named for the family of Miss Nancy E Cave who married a mill owner in this vicinity in 1851.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over a branch of Sni-A-Bar Creek on Cave Road
Location
Jackson County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911 by the Illinois Steel Bridge Co.
Builder
- Illinois Steel Bridge Co. of Jacksonville, Illinois
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.90973, -94.15765   (decimal degrees)
38°54'35" N, 94°09'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/399628/4307396 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tarsney Lakes
Land survey
T. 47 N., R. 29 W., Sec. 6
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
200
Inventory numbers
MO 048-302000.6 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 21347 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 77.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 10, 2011: Updated by Clark Vance: Slight location adjustment, added photos
  • November 16, 2008: Added by James Baughn

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