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Longwood Bridge

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Overview
Lost wrought iron through truss bridge over Heaths Creek on Wanamaker Road
Location
Pettis County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1885 ; replaced 1996
Builders
- King & Twiss of Des Moines, Iowa (Erection)
- King Iron Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio (Fabrication) [also known as King Bridge Co.]
Design
Wrought iron, pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 99.1 ft.
Total length: 99.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91075, -93.18092   (decimal degrees)
38°54'39" N, 93°10'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/484314/4306888 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Longwood
Land survey
T. 48 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 25
Inventory numbers
MO 080-130001.8 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 42683 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/1990)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 10.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1988)
100

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn