Length of largest span: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 2,583.1 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.8 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.20500, -92.62333(decimal degrees) 38°12'18" N, 92°37'24" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
T. 40 N., R. 15 W., Sec. 29
USGS topographic map
MONBI 6694 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 37485 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2010)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 55.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
June 12, 2009: New photos from James Baughn
October 1, 2008: Added by James Baughn
James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
Posted June 15, 2009, by The Independent Rage (theindependentrage [at] masterblogreport [dot] com)
This dam/bridge originally carried U.S. 54 before that alignment became a "business route" as it is today. Prior the the dam being built, U.S. 54 traffic in the 1920's had to cross the Osage River on a ferry at the town of Bagnell.