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Back Creek Bridge

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Back Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in April 2014

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BH Photo #281820

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Back Creek on Busiek Road
Location
St. Francois County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1995
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.75945, -90.34699   (decimal degrees)
37°45'34" N, 90°20'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/733707/4182440 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sprott
Land survey
T. 35 N., R. 6 E., Sec. 10
Inventory numbers
MONBI 17031 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 44129 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 73.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
95

Categories 

Beam (12,274)
Built 1930 (1,621)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Missouri (5,968)
Open (36,894)
Owned by county (18,923)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
St. Francois County, Missouri (76)
Steel stringer (4,841)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,934)

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2010: Added by John Christeson

Sources 

  • John Christeson - john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net