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Derstler Road Bridge

Photos 

Looking north

the 10 ton weight limit sign is in view.

Photo taken July 2007 by John Kritos

BH Photo #109295

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Crooked River on Derstler Road
Location
Ray County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built or relocated here ca. 1950
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 70.8 ft.
Total length: 70.8 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.32667, -93.95667   (decimal degrees)
39°19'36" N, 93°57'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/417542/4353464 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Richmond
Land survey
T. 52 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 8
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
30
Inventory numbers
MO 089-241000.7 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 19944 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22428 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2011)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 4, 2014: New photos from James Baughn
  • July 27, 2014: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge has been damaged by flooding and is closed
  • March 30, 2009: Updated by John Kritos
  • October 8, 2007: Posted photos from John Kritos

Sources 

  • John Kritos - jmkrito [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Derstler Road Bridge
Posted October 18, 2016, by Martha (samuelseye1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge has been replaced and is now open.