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Hamilton Bridge

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Hamilton? Bridge Pony

Knox County CR289; Eastern approach, nearly head on view.

Photo taken by K. Allen Ballard in Nov 2000

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BH Photo #282865

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Description 

Replaced by a concrete box culvert if I recall correctly?

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of South Fabius River on CR 289
Location
Knox County, Missouri
Status
No longer exists. Replaced by a concrete box culvert?
History
Built 1910 by the Illinois Steel Bridge Co.; replaced 2003
Builders
- Illinois Steel Bridge Co. of Jacksonville, Illinois (Fabrication)
- Walters Brothers (Contractor)
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 76.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.05167, -92.06000   (decimal degrees)
40°03'06" N, 92°03'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/580178/4433915 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Edina SE
Land survey
T. 61 N., R. 11 W., Sec. 25
Inventory numbers
MO 052-289002.0 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 21107 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21785 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2014: Updated by K. Allen Ballard: Added photo; and photo caption detail.

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