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Branch Wolf Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Wolf Creek, 2.7 mi. west of Robinson
Location
Brown County, Kansas
Status
Collapsed
History
Built 1905
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.80809, -95.47053   (decimal degrees)
39°48'29" N, 95°28'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/288515/4409377 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
KS 000071019303245 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17416 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 1999)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 18.80 (out of 100)

Categories 

Brown County, Kansas (90)
Built 1905 (725)
Built during 1900s (6,280)
Collapsed (178)
Kansas (2,693)
Lost (18,649)
Owned by county (18,846)
Pony truss (15,046)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,549)
Structurally deficient (18,407)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,923)
Truss (29,433)
Wooden deck (5,863)

Update Log 

  • June 17, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost - likely collapsed.

Sources 

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

Comments 

Branch Wolf Creek Bridge
Posted June 17, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Google maps appears to show a pile of bridge parts in the river.