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Merit Road Bridge

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Strong River on Merit Road
Location
Simpson County, Mississippi
Status
Replaced by new bridge in 2006
History
Built 1938; replaced by new bridge in 2006
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 162.0 ft.
Total length: 433.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.93389, -89.91639   (decimal degrees)
31°56'02" N, 89°54'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/224281/3536821 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mendenhall West
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
160
Inventory number
BH 22927 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 26, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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