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Branson Truss Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

Photo posted by James Baughn

BH Photo #123437

Facts 

Overview
Lost two-span through truss bridge over the White River in Branson
Location
Branson, Taney County, Missouri
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Lost to Flooding 1943. Now the Branson Landing Shopping Mall, Hotel, and Bass Pro.
Design
Two pin-connected, 10-panel Parker through trusses
Also called
Old Wagon Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.64439, -93.21230   (decimal degrees)
36°38'40" N, 93°12'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/481022/4055445 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 37373 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 11, 2022: New photo from Tim Alexander
  • March 20, 2022: New photo from Drew a. Walters
  • May 23, 2019: New photo from Joe Sonderman
  • March 12, 2018: New photo from Neil Krout
  • October 27, 2013: Updated by David Backlin: Added Lost date
  • September 9, 2008: New photo from James Baughn
  • September 7, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Joe Sonderman
  • Drew a. Walters
  • Drew A. Walters - timalexander3634 [at] gmail [dot] com