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Hootentown Bridge

Photos 

Distant View Of Bridge, Looking Northeast

Photo taken April 14, 1989 by Gerry Averett, for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #150119

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost two-span through truss over James River just beyond the end of Route O
Location
Stone County, Missouri
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1929, recycling two truss spans from the Galena Wagon Bridge
Design
Two pin-connected, 8-panel Parker through trusses with a wooden deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 157.5 ft.
Total length: 315.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.93917, -93.38555   (decimal degrees)
36°56'21" N, 93°23'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/465667/4088193 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hurley
Land survey
T. 26 N., R. 22 W., Sec. 19
Inventory number
BH 22709 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2009: Posted HAER photos

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