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MO 5 Lebanon Overpass

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MO 5 Lebanon Overpass

December 4, 1957

Missouri State Archives

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BH Photo #451414

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Description 

On August 2, 1956, the first two contracts in the U.S. under the Interstate Highway Act were awarded. One was for I-70 at Saint Charles and the other was for this Route 66/Interstate 44 project through Laclede County, at the time Designated as Interstate project 2. Almost exactly a year later, on August 8, 1957, a completed stretch of I-44 bypassed Lebanon.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Stringer bridge over I-44 (US 66) on MO 5
Location
Lebanon, Laclede County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
built 1957 Replaced 1977
Design
Stringer
Also called
MO 5 US 66 Overpass
Mo 5 I-44 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.66970, -92.65004   (decimal degrees)
37°40'11" N, 92°39'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/530862/4169225 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85810 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (14,380)
Built 1957 (265)
Built during 1950s (3,678)
Interstate 44 (8)
Laclede County, Missouri (32)
Lebanon, Missouri (2)
Lost (22,271)
Lost 1977 (59)
Lost during 1970s (613)
MO 5 (17)
Missouri (6,136)
Owned by state (15,132)
Replaced by new bridge (14,859)
US 66 (270)

Update Log 

  • July 2, 2019: New photos from Joe Sonderman