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Bear Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Bear Creek on 26th Road
Location
Polk County, Missouri
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1912 by the Canton Bridge Co.; replaced 2000
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 99.1 ft.
Total length: 191.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.60985, -93.58755   (decimal degrees)
37°36'35" N, 93°35'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/448142/4162690 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aldrich
Land survey
T. 33 N., R. 24 W., Sec. 8
Inventory numbers
MO 084-253001.4 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
BH 38762 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2009: Added by James Baughn