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Mineola Bridge

Photo 

Postcard

BH Photo #127805

Map 

Description 

The 1942 topo shows this as US 40, so this bridge was probably replaced as part of the creation of the US highway ca. 1925. There was another steel truss here from 1925-2005.

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Loutre River at Mineola
Location
Montgomery County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Probably replaced 1925 by a new truss bridge (also since replaced) on US 40
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88806, -91.57470   (decimal degrees)
38°53'17" N, 91°34'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/623616/4305319 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 48 N., R. 6 W., Sec. 34
Elevation
547 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 38140 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (25,747)
Lost 1925 (45)
Lost during 1920s (516)
Missouri (6,326)
Montgomery County, Missouri (26)
Pin-connected (3,979)
Pratt through truss (5,528)
Pratt truss (9,498)
Replaced by new bridge (17,388)
Through truss (15,460)
Truss (33,423)

Update Log 

  • April 21, 2019: Updated by Clark Vance: Location and details
  • November 17, 2008: New photo from James Baughn
  • November 16, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com