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60th Street Bridge

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60th Street Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: June 4, 2016
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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
60th Street Over Fishing River
Location
Rural: Ray County, Missouri
Structure Type
Metal 8 Panel Pin-Connected Pratt Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Girder, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1904 By Builder/Contractor: American Bridge Company of New York, New York

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
160 Feet (48.8 Meters)
Structure Length
232 Feet (70.7 Meters)
Roadway Width
11.8 Feet (3.6 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 2 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
22820

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A combination of relatively long span length (for a pin-connected Pratt), an unusually narrow roadway width for a bridge of this type, and the sloped approach spans all combine to give this bridge a distinctively tall appearance. The fact that it sits in the middle of a flat agricultural landscape may add to the effect. The bridge is a very good example of its type, and is also notable as an early example of a bridge built by the American Bridge Company.

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