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Branch South Fork Pottawatomie Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Kyle Nelson in February 2015

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #315847

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck arch over Branch South Fork Pottawatomie Creek, 1.0 mi. east and 1.5 mi. south of Garnett
Location
Anderson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1950
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.9 ft.
Total length: 54.1 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.25667, -95.23000   (decimal degrees)
38°15'24" N, 95°13'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/304884/4236645 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Garnett East
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
20
Inventory numbers
KS 000021047505403 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17340 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 80.4 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Anderson County, Kansas (23)
Arch (11,440)
Built during 1950s (3,608)
Deck arch (10,682)
Kansas (2,949)
Open (38,340)
Owned by county (19,726)
Span length under 25 feet (6,392)
Stone arch (2,752)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,902)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Changed design
  • February 10, 2015: New photos from Kyle Nelson

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Branch South Fork Pottawatomie Creek Bridge
Posted June 15, 2015, by Robert Elder

I would say that 1950 is probably a rehab date. Looks like a stone arch bridge that had steel culverts added.