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Redings Mill Bridge

Photos 

Overview looking northeast

Photo taken April 2005 by David Backlin

BH Photo #106568

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Closed three-span open-spandrel arch bridge over Shoal Creek on MO 86 south of Joplin in Joplin
Location
Joplin, Newton County, Missouri
Status
Bypassed by new bridge; open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1930 by contractor M.E. Gillioz
Builder
- M.E. Gillioz of Monett, Missouri
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 95.1 ft.
Total length: 416.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.02015, -94.51290   (decimal degrees)
37°01'13" N, 94°30'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/365419/4098177 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joplin West
Land survey
T. 27 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
MONBI 5360 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22175 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 31, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • April 21, 2005: Posted photos by David Backlin

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Redings Mill Bridge
Posted December 14, 2009, by JS

When I visited the Joplin area in December 2009, this is the photo I took from the deck of the bridge. (I hope this works). Assuming I did this right, there should be another picture of the bridge I took.