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CR 499 Mingo Ditch Bridge

Photos 

Looking northeast

Photo taken by James Baughn

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Mingo Ditch southwest of Puxico on CR 499
Location
Stoddard County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Formerly a bridge on the Frisco Hoxie Branch railroad built in 1926 (?) and refurbished for vehicle use when the line was discontinued; replaced 2010
Railroad
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 113.8 ft.
Total length: 113.8 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Also called
Frisco - Mingo Ditch Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.90378, -90.22442   (decimal degrees)
36°54'14" N, 90°13'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/747297/4087796 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Puxico
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
202
Inventory numbers
MONBI 24038 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22695 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2009)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 36.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 25, 2010: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge has been replaced by UCEB

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com