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Blackwater Old US 65 Bridge

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Photo taken by James Baughn in September 2009

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Overview
Two-span through truss over Blackwater River on CR 339 (formerly US 65)
Location
Saline County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924
Design
Two rivetd, 6-panel Pratt through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 375.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.6 ft.
Also called
Blackwater River CR 339 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.99060, -93.20398   (decimal degrees)
38°59'26" N, 93°12'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/482334/4315753 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Longwood
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 34
Elevation
642 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
35
Inventory numbers
MO 097-476001.9 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 24315 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22473 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 36 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 20, 2014: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • October 5, 2009: New photos from James Baughn
  • February 20, 2009: New photos from J Lance

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