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Medicine Creek CR 282 Bridge

Photos 

East Approach

Looking West

Photo taken by Neil Krout in September 2018

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BH Photo #434556

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Medicine Creek on CR 282
Location
Mercer County, Missouri
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 145.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.28420, -93.38160   (decimal degrees)
40°17'03" N, 93°22'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/467562/4459371 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Half Rock
Land survey
T. 63 N., R. 22 W., Sec. 4
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
5
Inventory numbers
MO 065-282003.0 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 20969 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22029 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2008)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Abandoned (3,192)
Built during 1910s (8,996)
Mercer County, Missouri (32)
Missouri (6,043)
One-lane traffic (7,513)
Owned by county (19,091)
Pony truss (15,231)
Pratt pony truss (3,238)
Pratt truss (8,206)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,989)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,426)
Truss (29,971)
Wooden deck (5,897)

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2018: New photos from Neil Krout

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