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Ross Bridge

Photo 

MO Department of Conservation photo

Photo taken October 1990 by Dawn Drainer-Stegeman

Courtesy of the Missouri State Archives, RG103 Department of Conservation Photograph Collection.

License: Public domain: Released by author

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BH Photo #433084

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Big Piney River on Western Road
Location
Pulaski County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1908 by the Canton Bridge Co.; replaced 1995
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 9-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 148.0 ft.
Total length: 245.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.8 ft.
Also called
Western Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.66441, -92.05231   (decimal degrees)
37°39'52" N, 92°03'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/583583/4169004 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Big Piney
Land survey
T. 34 N., R. 10 W., Sec. 8
Inventory numbers
MO 085-195002.8 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 38612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2018: New photo from James Baughn
  • August 8, 2009: Updated by jeff huffman: Corrected the name
  • January 25, 2009: Added by James Baughn