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Independence Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in October 2008

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BH Photo #127023

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Independence Creek, 5.5 mi. east of Huron
Location
Atchison County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 73.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.63317, -95.25363   (decimal degrees)
39°37'59" N, 95°15'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/306595/4389470 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Denton
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
61
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000030250 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17367 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 53.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Atchison County, Kansas (64)
Built during 1920s (9,260)
Kansas (2,903)
Open (37,872)
Owned by county (19,442)
Pony truss (15,402)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,339)
Structurally deficient (17,490)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,790)
Truss (30,509)
Warren pony truss (3,008)
Warren truss (6,002)

Update Log 

  • February 10, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Made slight adjustment to GPS Coordinates.
  • November 3, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

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