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Fox Creek MO 79 Bridge

Photos 

Oblique view

Photo taken March 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #106821

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stringer bridge with concrete balustrades over Fox Creek on MO 79
Location
Pike County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Scheduled for replacement 2017
History
Built 1936
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.4 ft.
Total length: 83.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.34217, -90.89066   (decimal degrees)
39°20'32" N, 90°53'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/681776/4356870 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clarksville
Land survey
T. 53 N., R. 1 E., Sec. 27
Inventory numbers
MoDOT K-318 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
MONBI 5765 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22321 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2014)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 29.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
734

Categories 

Beam (11,929)
Built 1936 (1,011)
Built during 1930s (10,553)
Concrete balustrade (669)
Doomed (1,028)
Have street view (22,058)
MO 79 (14)
Missouri (5,935)
Open (36,534)
Owned by state (13,650)
Pike County, Missouri (87)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,556)
Steel stringer (4,677)
Structurally deficient (18,414)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,930)

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2016: New Street View added by David Backlin
  • May 1, 2006: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

Sources 

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