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Perry County Road 854 Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn in April 2016

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BH Photo #375012

Map 

Description 

This bridge was originally built as a Warren pony truss. In 1988, one truss was removed to allow widening the deck. The other truss was left in place. The original deck and stringers appear to be intact, but presumably the remaining truss is non-functional.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Branch of South Fork Saline Creek on CR 854
Location
Perry County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905; rehabilitated 1988
Design
Original design: One-span Warren pony truss
Current design: Three-span steel stringer with one truss still in place (non functional) and the other truss removed
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 17.1 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.68917, -90.00511   (decimal degrees)
37°41'21" N, 90°00'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/764080/4175550 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 35 N., R. 9 E., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
MONBI 15210 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 71711 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 67.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
45

Update Log 

  • January 2, 2017: New photos from James Baughn
  • April 4, 2016: Added by James Baughn