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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

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Summary

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

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Missouri Highway & Transportation Department
Wegman-French, Lysa, transmitter
Schmitz, Shaun, photographer
Austin, David, historian
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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