Rating:
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Indian Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ruth Reynolds in November 2008

BH Photo #127351

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Indian Creek on Yale Rd.
Location
Bourbon County, Kansas
Status
Closed to all traffic
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 91.8 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.02187, -94.63846   (decimal degrees)
38°01'19" N, 94°38'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/356185/4209508 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prescott
Inventory numbers
KS 000061113105720 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17395 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2007)
Substructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
20

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2009: New photos from Joshua Collins
  • October 23, 2009: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Builders.
  • November 9, 2008: New photos from Ruth Reynolds

Sources 

  • Ruth Reynolds - ruthmusic [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • KHRI PDF

Comments 

Indian Creek Bridge
Posted March 16, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

KSHS officially considers this bridge to be NRHP Eligible. I have attached a KHRI PDF above.

Indian Creek Bridge
Posted November 27, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

There is local interest in preserving this bridge.

http://www.fstribune.com/story/2361660.html