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Marquand Bridge

Photos 

Historic photo

Photo submitted by Bettye Warner

BH Photo #106049

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Castor River on Route A at Marquand
Location
Madison County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by concrete span; portion of old bridge now rests in Marquand City Park
History
Old bridge built 1924 at a cost of about $4,000, raised by the community. Replaced 1993.
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 129.9 ft.
Total length: 368.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.42811, -90.16979   (decimal degrees)
37°25'41" N, 90°10'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/750429/4146127 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marquand
Land survey
Survey #2257 (T. 32 N., R. 8 E.)
Inventory numbers
MoDOT G-700R (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 21969 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2008: New photos from James Baughn
  • May 22, 2006: Posted historic photo from Bettye Warner

Sources 

  • Bettye Warner - bkwofc [at] i1 [dot] net
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com