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Schleichers Branch Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost stone arch bridge over an unnamed creek on Schleichers Branch
Location
Allen County, Kansas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1898 by Gottlieb Roehl; replaced 1999
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 7.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.79092, -95.36114   (decimal degrees)
37°47'27" N, 95°21'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/292096/4185243 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iola SE
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
50
Inventory numbers
NRHP 95000620 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
KS 000011035006041 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17335 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (6,754)
Allen County, Kansas (38)
Arch (11,425)
Built 1898 (281)
Built during 1890s (2,688)
Deck arch (10,665)
Formerly NR-listed (127)
Kansas (2,914)
Lost (21,044)
Lost 1999 (418)
Lost during 1990s (3,800)
Owned by county (19,555)
Span length under 25 feet (6,300)
Stone arch (2,747)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,847)

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2011: Updated by Clark Vance: Added new street number

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Schleichers Branch Bridge
Posted November 28, 2011, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Schleichers Branch is a tributary of Slack Creek.

Schleichers Branch Bridge
Posted November 26, 2011, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

MSR topo shows the creek as Slack Creek. Any ideas on where Schleichers Branch originated as the creek name?