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Clear Creek CR 449 Bridge

Photos 

New Bridge

West Approach

Photo taken by Neil Krout in December 2021

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BH Photo #512949

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Clear Creek on CR 449
Location
Vernon County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.8 ft.
Total length: 145.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.84000, -94.12167   (decimal degrees)
37°50'24" N, 94°07'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/401305/4188655 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
El Dorado Springs South
Land survey
T. 35 N., R. 29 W., Sec. 3
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
30
Inventory numbers
MO 108-449000.9 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 23991 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22746 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 18.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1930s (12,246)
Lost (29,894)
Lost 2020 (160)
Lost during 2020s (308)
Missouri (6,570)
One-lane traffic (7,988)
Owned by county (21,707)
Pony truss (17,218)
Pratt pony truss (4,019)
Pratt truss (10,529)
Replaced by new bridge (20,332)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,546)
Total length 125-175 feet (6,332)
Truss (36,669)
Vernon County, Missouri (68)
Wooden deck (6,208)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2021: New photos from Neil Krout

Sources 

  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com