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Pleasant Valley Bridge

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Pleasant Valley Bridge (Knox CR 282)

Pleasant Valley Bridge (Knox CR 282). Eastern approach, right oblique view. Photo taken Oct 2000

Photo taken by K. Allen Ballard in Oct 2000.

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BH Photo #282840

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over South Fabius River on CR 282
Location
Knox County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913, replaced 2008
Builder
- Walters & Son (Contractor)
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 91.8 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.09595, -92.09440   (decimal degrees)
40°05'45" N, 92°05'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/577194/4438799 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Edina SE
Land survey
T. 61 N., R. 11 W., Sec. 11
Inventory numbers
MO 052-282001.3 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 20958 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21812 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2007)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
15

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2017: New photos from K. Allen Ballard
  • April 26, 2014: New photo from K. Allen Ballard

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Pleasant Valley Bridge
Posted April 26, 2014, by K. Allen Ballard (speedeeprint [at] gmail [dot] com)

I have a few more pics of this bridge. I will post as soon as possible. Fairly certain bridge has been replaced but I will confirm and include new named road details. These were taken old school with my trusty Canon AE-1 camera.