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Branch Morman Fork Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ruth Reynolds in June 2008

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BH Photo #115491

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Morman Fork on 17002 Road (CR 81/West Boone Road)
Location
Bates County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1909-11 by the Vincennes Bridge Co.; replaced 2011
Builder
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana
Design
Pin-connected, 3-panel, half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.46990, -94.51300   (decimal degrees)
38°28'12" N, 94°30'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/368010/4259037 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Drexel
Land survey
T. 42 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 1
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
20
Inventory numbers
MO 007-081000.8 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 14986 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 20835 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 25.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • June 20, 2008: New photos from Ruth Reynolds

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