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Brushy Creek Old US 36 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #236682

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Brushy Creek on Old US 36
Location
Caldwell County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1922
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.74450, -94.16706   (decimal degrees)
39°44'40" N, 94°10'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/400008/4400051 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cameron East
Land survey
T. 57 N., R. 29 W., Sec. 21
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
100
Inventory numbers
MO 013-475002.1 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 24302 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
Original MSHD No F278
BH 20975 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 64.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1922 (671)
Built during 1920s (9,544)
Caldwell County, Missouri (85)
Have street view (25,494)
Missouri (6,156)
Open (38,277)
Owned by county (20,093)
Pony truss (15,728)
Pratt pony truss (3,492)
Pratt truss (8,775)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,187)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,380)
Truss (31,308)
US 36 (40)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2012: New photos from James McCray
  • April 26, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn

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Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Brushy Creek Old US 36 Bridge
Posted September 23, 2019, by Jim Peeler (jspeeler [at] centurylink [dot] net)

The 'built date' of 1922 pre-dates US hwy. 36. At this time the road was probably Mo. Hwy. No. 8, the successor to the Pike's Peak Ocean to Ocean Highway.