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Branch South Fork Wolf River Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in November 2008

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BH Photo #127065

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Branch South Fork Wolf River, 0.8 mi. north and 2.3 mi. east of Everest
Location
Brown County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1940
Design
Five panel, riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.69167, -95.37732   (decimal degrees)
39°41'30" N, 95°22'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/296152/4396238 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Everest
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
115
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000070042 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17452 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
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: 56 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Brown County, Kansas (88)
Built during 1940s (4,249)
Kansas (3,271)
Open (41,014)
Owned by county (21,659)
Pony truss (17,086)
Pratt pony truss (3,986)
Pratt truss (10,407)
Riveted (2,570)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,676)
Structurally deficient (12,818)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,857)
Truss (35,988)

Update Log 

  • January 25, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • November 3, 2008: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

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