Rating:
No votes cast

Hurricane Creek MO 34 Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Hurricane Creek on MO 34 east of Marble Hill
Location
Bollinger County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by modern bridge
History
Built 1922, replacing an earlier 1910's structure which had washed away in a flood. Replaced in 1976 by a concrete bridge built by contractor Potashnick Construction Inc.
Design
5-panel Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.30494, -89.95620   (decimal degrees)
37°18'18" N, 89°57'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/237992/4132799 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marble Hill
Inventory number
BH 20882 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

5-panel truss (560)
Bollinger County, Missouri (49)
Built 1922 (743)
Built during 1920s (10,256)
Lost (28,489)
Lost 1976 (107)
Lost during 1970s (946)
MO 34 (11)
Missouri (6,563)
Owned by state (16,555)
Pratt through truss (6,057)
Pratt truss (10,299)
Replaced by new bridge (19,375)
Riveted (2,510)
Through truss (16,792)
Truss (35,469)

Sources 

  • Bollinger County 1851-1976 - Contains a photo of this bridge on page 494 and a description on pages 205-206
  • Southeast Missourian, April 12, 1976 - News story includes two photos of the bridge