Ft. Leonard Wood Big Piney River Bridge
Photo taken by Larry Dooley in March 2012
BH Photo #227327
Military bridge closed to all traffic but sturdy and appears structurally sound.
See figure 2-8 in TM 5-600/AFJPAM 32-1088
This bridge matches the illustration of the T 6 aluminum bridge.
According to an army.mil article, the bridge weighed 90,000 pounds and removing and dismantling it after the flood destroyed it was "good training"
- T6 aluminum portable bridge over Big Piney River on Ft. Leonard Wood Road
- Fort Leonard Wood, Pulaski County, Missouri
- Destroyed by flooding
- Destroyed by flooding December 2015
- T6 aluminum portable bridge
Total length: 890.0 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +37.73296, -92.05379 (decimal degrees)
37°43'59" N, 92°03'14" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 15/583375/4176607 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Big Piney
- Inventory numer
- BH 51660 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- July 20, 2017: Updated by Fmiser: Added length, and added to description
- January 14, 2016: Updated by Luke: Updated status per forum comment & merged imagery.
- May 7, 2014: Updated by Clark Vance: Identified as aluminum T 6 military bridge.
- December 11, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Updated type
- March 9, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Gave it an actual name other than simply "unknown'
- March 9, 2012: Added by Larry Dooley
- Larry Dooley
- Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
- Army TM 5-600 - Source of identification
- Fmiser - fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com