Rating:
No votes cast

Truxton Road Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Bear Creek on Truxton Road
Location
Montgomery County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1912, probably by the Missouri Bridge & Iron Co.; replaced 1996
Builder
- Missouri Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 97.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.99508, -91.27388   (decimal degrees)
38°59'42" N, 91°16'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/649389/4317452 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bellflower South
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 3 W., Sec. 20
Inventory number
BH 38595 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/1990)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 18.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1988)
50

Update Log 

  • January 25, 2009: Added by James Baughn