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Big Lost Creek Bridge

Photos 

Lost creek sign

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt May 2008

BH Photo #276228

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Big Lost Creek on MO 43
Location
Seneca, Newton County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Scheduled for replacement March 2012
History
Built 1930
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.2 ft.
Total length: 56.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.84077, -94.61124   (decimal degrees)
36°50'27" N, 94°36'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/356334/4078420 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seneca
Land survey
T. 25 N., R. 34 W., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
MONBI 5401 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 44941 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2011)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 10.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
6,643

Categories 

Beam (12,273)
Built 1930 (1,621)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Doomed (1,041)
Have street view (22,572)
Missouri (5,967)
Newton County, Missouri (65)
Open (36,892)
Owned by state (13,897)
Seneca, Missouri (3)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Steel stringer (4,841)
Structurally deficient (18,551)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,525)

Update Log 

  • February 27, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • September 16, 2010: New Street View added by David Backlin
  • April 20, 2010: Added by David Backlin

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net