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Locust Creek (West Fork) Bridge

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in October 2015

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BH Photo #376794

Map 

Description 

Steel Stringer built in 1931 to cross the West Fork of Locust Creek. Currently it carries US 136.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Locust Creek (West Fork) on US 136
Location
Putnam County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Scheduled for Replacement 2018
History
Built 1931
Design
Steel stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.47364, -93.17891   (decimal degrees)
40°28'25" N, 93°10'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/484834/4480344 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pollock NW
Inventory numer
BH 75348 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (12,549)
Built 1931 (814)
Built during 1930s (10,747)
Doomed (1,047)
Missouri (5,992)
Open (37,122)
Owned by state (13,986)
Putnam County, Missouri (57)
Steel stringer (4,913)

Update Log 

  • February 9, 2018: Updated by David Backlin: Updated to Doomed
  • January 26, 2017: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

Comments 

Locust Creek (West Fork) Bridge
Posted October 17, 2017, by tillerman

Bridge to be replaced in 2018