+36.67095, -94.60413
36°40'15" N, 94°36'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MO 43 S over BUFFALO CR
Structure number:8582
Old structure number:S 86 1 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 4 T 22 N R 34 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:52.5 ft. [16.0 m]
Total length:243.1 ft. [74.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1930
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,060 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:45.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,440,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairFairFairSatisfactory106045.6
October 2016FairFairFairSatisfactory105245.6
October 2014FairFairFairSatisfactory103640.6
November 2012FairFairFairSatisfactory92241.3
December 2011FairFairFairSatisfactory92241.3
January 2011PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory98016.3
December 2009PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory100016.0
January 2009PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory100016.0
October 2007PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory109015.3
January 2007PoorPoorFairSatisfactory108237.5
October 2004FairFairFairSatisfactory118839.3
November 2002FairFairFairSatisfactory194434.2
October 2001FairFairFairSatisfactory120840.4
October 2000FairFairFairSatisfactory117639.6
November 1999FairFairFairSatisfactory114239.8
October 1998FairFairFairSatisfactory114239.8
October 1997FairFairFairSatisfactory114239.8
November 1995FairFairFairSatisfactory105240.5
January 1995FairFairFairSatisfactory107240.4
November 1993FairFairFairSatisfactory105440.5
October 1992FairFairFairSatisfactory105440.5
November 1991FairFairFairSatisfactory99340.9