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Centennial Park Truss Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn in February 2017

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BH Photo #381057

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over a tributary of Breakfast Branch on a pedestrian trail connecting with E. 18th Street in Centennial Park
Location
Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Builder
- Dorr Co. of Denver, Colorado; London, England, United Kingdom; & New York City, New York
Design
Pratt through truss with two-angle iron
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.69505, -93.21100   (decimal degrees)
38°41'42" N, 93°12'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/481651/4282957 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75819 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Dorr Co. (1)
Footbridge (379)
Missouri (5,935)
Open to pedestrians (3,536)
Owned by city (4,487)
Painted yellow (12)
Pettis County, Missouri (71)
Pratt through truss (4,597)
Pratt truss (8,017)
Relocated (638)
Riveted (1,875)
Sedalia, Missouri (7)
Through truss (12,895)
Truss (29,437)
Wooden deck (5,863)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2017: New photos from James Baughn
  • February 27, 2017: Added by James Baughn

Comments 

Centennial Park Truss Bridge
Posted March 2, 2017, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

For those wondering, the photos on this article should help illustrate what this bridge's original function was as part of a Dorr Clarifier https://books.google.com/books?id=fwU0AQAAMAAJ&dq=Dorr%20Cla...

Centennial Park Truss Bridge
Posted March 1, 2017, by Luke

I've seen bridges figuratively stir the pot on this site, but based on the plaque, this one LITERALLY stirred the pot

Centennial Park Truss Bridge
Posted February 27, 2017, by Luke
Centennial Park Truss Bridge
Posted February 27, 2017, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

mmmmm... delicious... a thru truss over the Breakfast Branch!!! I was trying to find photos, but instead found another possible bridge (historic concrete arch) in the area (exact location unknown). https://www.flickr.com/photos/croftonsteve/6390387115/in/pho...