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Branch Pottawatomie Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in July 2008

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BH Photo #117075

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Pottawatomie Creek, 0.8 mi. west and 0.8 mi. north of Greeley
Location
Anderson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Riveted, 3-panel, half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 45.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.38589, -95.13907   (decimal degrees)
38°23'09" N, 95°08'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/313173/4250797 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Garnett NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000021057005224 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17339 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77 (out of 100)
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Categories 

3-panel truss (124)
Anderson County, Kansas (23)
Built 1925 (1,190)
Built during 1920s (9,260)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (414)
Kansas (2,903)
One-lane traffic (7,527)
Open (37,873)
Owned by county (19,441)
Pony truss (15,402)
Pratt pony truss (3,303)
Pratt truss (8,353)
Riveted (1,992)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,452)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,382)
Truss (30,508)

Update Log 

  • January 25, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • July 9, 2008: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com