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Buck Creek Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn in September 2009

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Facts 

Overview
Kingpost pony truss bridge over Buck Creek on CR 127 (Peach Avenue)
Location
Saline County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901 by Stupp Brothers
Builder
- Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co. of St. Louis, Missouri
Design
Kingpost pony truss with pin-connected lower chord and riveted upper chord
Dimensions
Span length: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 30.8 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.30071, -92.99931   (decimal degrees)
39°18'03" N, 92°59'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/500059/4350147 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cambridge
Land survey
T. 52 N., R. 19 W., Sec. 8
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
35
Inventory numbers
MO 097-245000.4 (Missouri off-system bridge number)
MONBI 20060 (Missouri bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 22476 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 25, 2021: New photos from Neil Krout
  • April 13, 2019: New photos from Neil Krout
  • October 3, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

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