Rating:
3 votes

Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 3

Photo 

Overview

Photo taken March 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #105937

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span stone culvert over a branch of Little Sugar Creek on MO 147 in Cuivre River State Park
Location
Lincoln County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1938 by the Civilian Conservation Corps
Builder
- Civilian Conservation Corps
Design
Stone culvert
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.99488, -90.90800   (decimal degrees)
38°59'42" N, 90°54'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/681171/4318290 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Troy
Inventory number
BH 21898 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1938 (757)
Built during 1930s (10,511)
Civilian Conservation Corps (130)
Culvert (957)
Lincoln County, Missouri (250)
MO 147 (7)
Missouri (5,919)
Open (36,427)
Owned by state (13,581)
Park (270)

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2006: Posted photo from Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 3
Posted September 8, 2013, by Nathan Holth

Stone culverts supported by a multiple spans of single stone slab are called "clapper" bridges. This appears to be a good representative example.