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Gamble Road Bridge

Photo 

Elevation.

Source: MODOT

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BH Photo #288556

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bedstead truss bridge over Mamey Fork on Gamble Road
Location
Moniteau County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Pin-connected Bedstead Pratt pony truss. Retrofitted with modern steel beams.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.8 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.53922, -92.56821   (decimal degrees)
38°32'21" N, 92°34'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/537630/4265734 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
California South
Land survey
T. 44 N., R. 15 W., Sec. 28
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
25
Inventory numbers
MONBI 28683 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22077 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 16, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added inspection photo, changed bridge type, added details.

Comments 

Gamble Road Bridge
Posted July 16, 2014, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This is actually a severely altered bedstead truss. Due to alteration, inventories no longer list it as a truss, which is likely why it has gone unnoticed.