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Motley Slough Bridge

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Motley Slough Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in May 2010

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BH Photo #165924

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Slough Creek on Schaffer Chapel Road
Location
Lowndes County, Mississippi
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built or relocated here 1925
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 127.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 16, 1988
Also called
Schaffers Chapel Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.43917, -88.50778   (decimal degrees)
33°26'21" N, 88°30'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/359845/3700991 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bent Oak
Land survey
T. 18 N., R. 17 E., Sec. 10
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
50
Inventory numbers
NRHP 88002405 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 22909 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 27, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 11, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Bridge is open
  • May 20, 2010: Updated by C Hanchey: The bridge is posted to the NRHP under the name Motley Slough Bridge

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