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Indian Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2017

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BH Photo #384996

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Indian Creek, 1.0 mi. west and 0.5 mi. south of Geneva
Location
Allen County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924
Builder
- Southwestern Bridge & Culvert Co. of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.8 ft.
Total length: 201.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00919, -95.50744   (decimal degrees)
38°00'33" N, 95°30'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/279864/4209802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Neosho Falls
Land survey
T. 23 S., R. 17 E., Sec. 26
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
136
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000010120 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17325 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 30.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 30, 2018: Updated by Clark Vance: Added categories "Warren Riveted Pony Truss w/ alternating verticals", "Riveted"
  • April 1, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Indian Creek Bridge
Posted September 30, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Correct date on this bridge (per plaque) is 1927

Indian Creek Bridge
Posted July 11, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)