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Turkey Creek Bridge

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Mo Dept of Transportation

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BH Photo #253887

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Description 

Lost Steel Truss Bridge over Turkey Creek on St. James Street in Hollister, MO. The Bridge was open to one way traffic only heading away from town when it closed. It was replaced by a Concrete Culvert Bridge in 2001.

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss over Turkey Creek on St. James Street in Hollister
Location
Taney County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a moden bridge on current site
History
Built 1912 by the Canton Bridge Co.; replaced 2001 by a Concrete Culvert Bridge
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 137.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Also called
St. James Street bridge
Hollister Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.62471, -93.21600   (decimal degrees)
36°37'29" N, 93°12'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/480687/4053263 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hollister
Land survey
T. 22 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 9
Inventory numbers
MO 106-201000.1 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 18826 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22737 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2013: New photos from Karen Daniels
  • January 20, 2013: Updated by Chris Knight: Alt name + Hollister Bridge Per MoDOT's Documents.
  • July 27, 2008: Updated by Kim Harvey: updated status on bridge

Comments 

Turkey Creek Bridge
Posted August 25, 2011, by Kevin Mackey (ar8jason (AT) hotmail [dot] com)

The St. James Street bridge over Turkey Creek is in Hollister Missouri and NOT Branson. I am a local from the Hollister Branson area.

NOT ...

Lost through truss over Turkey Creek on St. James Street in Branson

Turkey Creek Bridge
Posted August 22, 2007, by roger (rl [dot] 1 [at] mail [dot] com)

UP DATE YOUR SIGHT

& tell people how dageras these bridges are

This Bridge has been replaced & OPEN TO TRAFFIC