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Power Site Bridge

Photo 

Historic postcard

BH Photo #107648

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Piney River near Houston
Location
Texas County, Missouri
Status
No longer exists
History
First steel bridge in Texas county, built in 1911 for $12,000.
Builder
- Kansas City Bridge Co. of Kansas City, Missouri
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 495.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.33458, -91.99935   (decimal degrees)
37°20'05" N, 91°59'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/588643/4132459 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 30 N., R. 10 W., Sec. 2
Elevation
1050 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 22742 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2018: Updated by Clark Vance: Probable location

Comments 

Power Site Bridge
Posted December 4, 2018, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Finally found a map showing the mill location and what looks like a pier.

Power Site Bridge
Posted December 4, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Beautiful