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Wallen Creek Route M Bridge

Photos 

Road deck

Looking East

Photo taken by John Christeson in January 2010

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BH Photo #153351

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost concrete tee beam bridge over Wallen Creek on Route M
Location
Washington County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1935
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.5 ft.
Total length: 98.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.80813, -90.70208   (decimal degrees)
37°48'29" N, 90°42'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/702289/4187014 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Irondale
Land survey
T. 36 N., R. 3 E., Sec. 28
Inventory numbers
MONBI 9118 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 36624 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2010)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 43.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
462

Update Log 

  • March 8, 2014: Bridge has been replaced
  • January 24, 2010: Essay added by John Christeson
  • March 17, 2009: New photo from John Christeson
  • May 19, 2008: Added by John Christeson

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Sources 

  • John Christeson - john_christeson [at] yahoo [dot] com