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Valley of the Moon Bridge

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Bayou Pierre on a local road
Location
Claiborne County, Mississippi
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1929; replaced 2005
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 301.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 8, 2005
Also called
Bayou Pierre Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.01772, -90.87734   (decimal degrees)
32°01'04" N, 90°52'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/700478/3544369 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Willows
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
140
Inventory numbers
NRHP 05000561 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 41320 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 16, 2010: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge was known as the Valley of the Moon Bridge
  • March 15, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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