MO 79 S over LOST CR

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+39.17000, -90.78333
39°10'12" N, 90°46'60" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MO 79 S over LOST CR
Structure number:5773
Location:S 28 T 51 N R 2 E
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:114.8 ft. [35.0 m]
Total length:115.2 ft. [35.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2012

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:2,306 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:18.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$829,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2012PoorPoorFairSatisfactory230618.1
November 2011PoorPoorFairSatisfactory250817.4
November 2010PoorPoorFairSatisfactory290418.0
December 2009PoorPoorFairSatisfactory290418.0
November 2008PoorPoorFairSatisfactory312618.0
January 2008PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory365629.0
December 2006PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory363829.1
November 2005PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory365629.0
December 2004PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory422628.0
November 2003PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory412628.0
November 2002PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory409028.0
January 2002PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory515029.0