Rating:
2 votes

Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 5

Photos 

Side view

Photo taken March 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #105940

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span stone arch bridge over a branch of Little Sugar Creek on MO 147 in Cuivre River State Park
Location
Lincoln County, Missouri
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built ca. 1938 by the Civilian Conservation Corps
Builder
- Civilian Conservation Corps
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 18.0 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.00105, -90.90900   (decimal degrees)
39°00'04" N, 90°54'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/681069/4318972 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Okete
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 1 E., Sec. 21
Inventory numbers
MoDOT L-844 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 6548 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21900 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 47.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,626

Update Log 

  • May 25, 2017: New photos from K. Allen Ballard
  • April 3, 2006: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • K. Allen Ballard - speedeeprint [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Cuivre River State Park Bridge No. 5
Posted May 25, 2017, by K. Allen Ballard (speedeeprint [at] gmail [dot] com)

Visited here May 9th, 2017; didn't have a lot of time to spend and left my boots at home so I couldn't go 'feet wet' to center up on the bridge and get the upstream side. Another time.....I'm only 40 minutes away.