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Gasconade Bridge, Spanning Gasconade River at State Route 100, Gasconade, Gasconade County, MO

Gasconade Bridge, Spanning Gasconade River at State Route 100, Gasconade, Gasconade County, MO



Significance: The Gasconade Bridge is a well-preserved example of medium-scale, cantilevered truss construction in Missouri. Built as a toll bridge by a locally-based company, the bridge was an important early link in central Missouri's developing secondary highway system.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N809
Survey number: HAER MO-82
Building/structure dates: 1931 Initial Construction



Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Missouri Highway & Transportation Department
Wegman-French, Lysa, transmitter
Schmitz, Shaun, photographer
Austin, David, historian




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