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Middle Fabius River MO 16 Bridge

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Middle Fabius River MO 16 Bridge

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in August 2011

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BH Photo #210694

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Description 

Bridge is one of two being replaced at same time in 2017. Both are within 4 miles of each other. 2nd bridge is just below (SW) of Monticello. Detours are via Ewing or gravel roads. Scheduled for completion Fall 2017.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Middle Fabius River on MO 16
Location
Lewis County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1930; Replaced 2017
Builder
- Martin Wunderlich of Jefferson City, Missouri, and St. Paul, Minnesota
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.5 ft.
Total length: 367.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.09373, -91.73574   (decimal degrees)
40°05'37" N, 91°44'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/607771/4438925 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Monticello
Land survey
T. 61 N., R. 8 W., Sec. 12
Inventory numbers
MoDOT J-157R (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 5276 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21875 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 31.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
844

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2017: Updated by David Backlin: Updated to Replaced
  • July 12, 2017: Updated by K. Allen Ballard: Bridge is gone, new one is being built.
  • August 26, 2011: New photo from Chris Gonnerman
  • April 28, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn

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Comments 

Middle Fabius River MO 16 Bridge
Posted January 29, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

As much as we all hate to see bridges get demolished, it is good to have some advance warning.

Middle Fabius River MO 16 Bridge
Posted January 28, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Tillerman, you win the award for "Bearer Of Bad News"!

Middle Fabius River MO 16 Bridge
Posted January 28, 2017, by tillerman

Bridge to replaced in 2017.