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Turkey Creek Old US 65 Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #106769

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Turkey Creek on Claycomb Road (Old US 65) north of Sedalia
Location
Pettis County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.81436, -93.22158   (decimal degrees)
38°48'52" N, 93°13'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/480763/4296199 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beaman
Land survey
T. 47 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 34
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
30
Inventory numbers
MO 080-451002.1 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 24025 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22304 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 34 (out of 100)
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Categories 

5-panel truss (460)
Built 1925 (1,196)
Built during 1920s (9,278)
Missouri (6,072)
Open (37,986)
Owned by county (19,504)
Pettis County, Missouri (71)
Pony truss (15,444)
Pratt pony truss (3,312)
Pratt truss (8,387)
Riveted (2,003)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,379)
Structurally deficient (17,423)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,818)
Truss (30,606)
US 65 (51)

Update Log 

  • February 20, 2014: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • February 5, 2007: Posted all new photos

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net