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Blackwater River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned truss bridge over Blackwater River on Unimproved road
Location
Saline County, Missouri
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.98164, -93.13637   (decimal degrees)
38°58'54" N, 93°08'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/488188/4314748 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 20 W., Sec. 32
Elevation
628 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 69634 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,025)
Missouri (5,936)
Saline County, Missouri (86)
Through truss (12,892)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2017: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Blackwater River Bridge
Posted May 1, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Looks like a 7-panel Pratt... Nice find CV!

Blackwater River Bridge
Posted April 30, 2017, by Don Morrison

Wow.

No visible traces of the road to it either. Bing shows a Lumber Lane that probably connected long ago.

Nice find.

Love mystery bridges.

"Oh I wish I had a pencil thin mustache

Then I could solve some mysteries too"

Blackwater River Bridge
Posted April 30, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This looks like a lightweight Pratt. Great find! It is always nice when a complete mystery bridge shows up.