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Tiger Branch CR 252 Bridge

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Tiger Branch CR 252 Bridge

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in September 2011

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BH Photo #214173

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Tiger Branch on CR 252
Location
Shelby County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Riveted 4 panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.85604, -91.86719   (decimal degrees)
39°51'22" N, 91°52'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/596899/4412393 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Emden
Land survey
T. 58 N., R. 09 W., Sec. 2
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
25
Inventory numbers
MO 102-215000.4 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 19232 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22567 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 18.7 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,934)
Missouri (6,024)
One-lane traffic (7,462)
Open (37,505)
Owned by county (19,136)
Pony truss (15,200)
Pratt pony truss (3,232)
Pratt truss (8,159)
Shelby County, Missouri (49)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,111)
Structurally deficient (18,396)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,625)
Truss (29,916)
Wooden deck (5,915)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2017: New photos from K. Allen Ballard
  • September 19, 2011: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Corrected location, expanded design description.

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