Santa Fe Street Bridge
Photo taken by Mark Frazier
BH Photo #130287
Bridge was likely built 1888 to cross the Little Blue River west of Sibley, and relocated here in 1912. It is one of many Santa Fe bridges to be reused for road traffic.
- Through truss bridge over the BNSF Railroad on Santa Fe Street in Sibley
- Sibley, Jackson County, Missouri
- Open to traffic
- Future prospects
- Slated for demolition and replacement in 2016.
- Built Ca. 1888, Relocated Here 1912; rehabilitated 1998
- - Rail-to-road
- Pin-connected, 9-panel Pratt through truss
Length of largest span: 163.0 ft.
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 19.1 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +39.18547, -94.19631 (decimal degrees)
39°11'08" N, 94°11'47" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 15/396678/4338040 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Land survey
- T. 51 N., R. 30 W., Sec. 34
- Inventory numbers
- MONBI 23278 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21714 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection (as of 05/2014)
- Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 35.0 (out of 100)
- Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
- September 14, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
- September 5, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
- June 22, 2016: New photos from Clark Vance
- December 7, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
- August 10, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Railroad"
- Mark Frazier - mfrazier404 [at] gmail [dot] com
- Nathan Holth
- Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
- John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com