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Hoecker Bridge

Photos 

South end

These are the remnants of the abutment and piers at the south bank

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #106245

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Tavern Creek on Hoecker Road
Location
Miller County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a modern bridge
History
Built 1908-09 by the Missouri Bridge & Iron Co.; rehabilitated 1984; replaced 1997
Builder
- Missouri Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri
Design
Pin-connected, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 212.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.31755, -92.28681   (decimal degrees)
38°19'03" N, 92°17'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/562346/4241289 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Elizabeth
Land survey
T. 41 N., R. 12 W., Sec. 7
Inventory numbers
MO 066-096001.5 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 22044 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2010: New photos from James Baughn

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