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Messmer Street Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #107048

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete bridge on Messmer Street (Old US 61) over a branch of Ramsey Creek just north of Kelso
Location
Scott County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1919 by contractor Stanford Madden
Builder
- Stanford Madden (Contractor)
Design
Concrete deck girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.2 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
US61 Ramsey Branch Tributary Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.20302, -89.54641   (decimal degrees)
37°12'11" N, 89°32'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/274013/4120432 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scott City
Land survey
T. 29 N., R. 14 E., Sec. 6
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
35
Inventory numbers
MONBI 25567 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
MO 100-043000.5 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MoDOT F-70 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 22538 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 72.8 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1919 (550)
Built during 1910s (9,970)
Concrete balustrade (885)
Concrete girder (1,074)
Deck girder (6,304)
Girder (11,170)
Have street view (28,910)
Missouri (6,563)
NR-eligible (4,107)
Open (40,969)
Owned by state (16,555)
Scott County, Missouri (19)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,221)
Stanford Madden (1)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,501)
US 61 (101)

Update Log 

  • March 8, 2006: Posted new photos

Comments 

Messmer Street Bridge
Posted March 6, 2018, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

I really like the street view traveling across this one. It's like going back 75 years in time.