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Gregg Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in October 2008

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BH Photo #127061

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Gregg Creek, 5.3 mi. north and 1.5 mi. east of Wetmore
Location
Brown County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1950; rehabilitated 1985
Design
Five panel, riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 128.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.71830, -95.77629   (decimal degrees)
39°43'06" N, 95°46'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/262028/4400178 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wetmore
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
23
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000070061 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17423 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.8 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Brown County, Kansas (90)
Built during 1950s (3,517)
Kansas (2,903)
Open (37,869)
Owned by county (19,430)
Pony truss (15,398)
Pratt pony truss (3,299)
Pratt truss (8,340)
Riveted (1,992)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,048)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,496)
Truss (30,494)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • November 3, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder
  • November 1, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Overview, Design, Design Description, and Categories.

Sources 

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