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Mussel Fork Route J Bridge

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Photo taken by James Baughn in May 2010

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Mussel Fork on Route J
Location
Macon County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1958
Design
Riveted, skewed, 7-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 173.8 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95926, -92.84893   (decimal degrees)
39°57'33" N, 92°50'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/512902/4423246 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Boston
Land survey
T. 59 N., R. 17 W., Sec. 6
Inventory numbers
MoDOT N-251 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 6868 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 21962 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 29.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
182

Categories 

7-panel truss (348)
Built 1958 (316)
Built during 1950s (3,378)
Have street view (22,788)
Macon County, Missouri (79)
Missouri (5,984)
One-lane traffic (7,439)
Open (37,045)
Owned by state (13,946)
Pony truss (15,125)
Pratt pony truss (3,209)
Pratt truss (8,100)
Riveted (1,919)
Skewed (4,718)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,908)
Structurally deficient (18,596)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,326)
Truss (29,655)

Update Log 

  • May 6, 2010: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com