St. Laurent Creek Bridge
Photo taken by James Baughn
BH Photo #107394
"The contract for building the St. Laurent bridge near St. Mary's was awarded to Stupp Bros. of St. Louis for $1490.50"
-- Fair play newspaper of Ste. Genevieve, June 18, 1904
It's likely that this is the same bridge.
- Pony truss bridge over St. Laurent Creek on Second Street (unmarked) in St. Mary just south of US 61 and just north of the Perry County line
- St. Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri
- Open to one-lane traffic with a 3 ton weight limit
- Built ca. 1904 probably by Stupp Brothers
- - Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri
- Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 55.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +37.87383, -89.94084 (decimal degrees)
37°52'26" N, 89°56'27" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 16/241332/4195894 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
- Inventory numbers
- MO 095-388000.2 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 23059 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22678 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of February 2018)
- Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com
- August 16, 2018: Likely a Stupp Brothers bridge
- March 8, 2018: New photo from John Christeson
- March 25, 2017: New photos from James Baughn
- October 17, 2005: Posted all new photos