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Squaw Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Squaw Creek, 4.5 mi. south and 3.4 mi. east of Robinson
Location
Brown County, Kansas
Status
Closed to all traffic and probably lost.
History
Built 1894
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 78.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75474, -95.34904   (decimal degrees)
39°45'17" N, 95°20'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/298760/4403175 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
KS 000071031403340 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17449 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 1999)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.00 (out of 100)

Categories 

19th Century (6,178)
Brown County, Kansas (90)
Built 1894 (209)
Built during 1890s (2,458)
Closed (2,408)
Kansas (2,705)
Owned by county (18,854)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,585)
Structurally deficient (18,438)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,941)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • June 17, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: Probably lost.

Sources 

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