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Osceola Arch Bridge

Photos 

View Looking Southeast, Genera Elevation With New Bridge Behind

Photo taken July 1978 by Robert L. Hayden for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #122847

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost open-spandrel arch bridge on MO 13 over Osage River (Truman Reservoir) near Osceola
Location
St. Clair County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1928; replacement bridge completed 1974
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.06172, -93.69359   (decimal degrees)
38°03'42" N, 93°41'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/439155/4212889 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Osceola
Land survey
T. 38 N., R. 25 W., Sec. 16
Inventory number
BH 22592 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,439)
Built 1928 (1,117)
Built during 1920s (9,368)
Concrete balustrade (752)
Deck arch (10,683)
HAER documented (1,103)
Lost (21,188)
MO 13 (10)
Missouri (6,092)
Open-spandrel arch (703)
Osage River (27)
Owned by state (14,876)
Replaced by new bridge (13,963)
St. Clair County, Missouri (34)

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2011: Updated by Clark Vance: Added map location
  • July 10, 2011: New photo from John Gover
  • November 28, 2010: New photos from John Gover
  • September 1, 2008: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • HAER MO-17 - Osage River Bridge
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • John Gover
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Osceola Arch Bridge
Posted July 2, 2010, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

The older bridge looks like an other Joe Dice special!

Osceola Arch Bridge
Posted July 2, 2010, by John Gover (gis_john [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This is a photo from an unknown newspaper if the bridge that the Osceola Arch Bridge Replaced