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Chevalier Road Bridge

Photos 

Overview from southwest

Photo taken by James Baughn in January 2014

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BH Photo #273813

Description 

The NBI gives 1930 as the construction date, but the truss design and Lally columns suggests an older date, more like 1915.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Muddy Creek on Chevalier Road
Location
Pettis County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1915; rehabilitated 1995
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 96.1 ft.
Total length: 146.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.73357, -93.38269   (decimal degrees)
38°44'01" N, 93°22'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/466737/4287280 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Green Ridge North
Land survey
T. 46 N., R. 22 W., Sec. 30
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
30
Inventory numbers
MONBI 23737 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22284 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

5-panel truss (560)
Built during 1910s (9,973)
Lally columns (347)
Missouri (6,563)
One-lane traffic (7,837)
Open (40,968)
Owned by county (21,612)
Pettis County, Missouri (75)
Pony truss (17,018)
Pratt pony truss (3,952)
Pratt truss (10,306)
Riveted (2,513)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,655)
Structurally deficient (12,877)
Total length 125-175 feet (6,188)
Truss (35,501)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2020: New photos from Neil Krout
  • February 8, 2014: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com