Rating:
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Dry Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Robert Elder in August 2005

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BH Photo #127404

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Dry Creek, 2.2 mi. west and 1.0 mi. north of Augusta
Location
Butler County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Walter Sharp
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.69406, -97.02051   (decimal degrees)
37°41'39" N, 97°01'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/674522/4173715 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Santa Fe Lake
Land survey
T. 27 S., R. 4 E., Sec. 17 and 20
Elevation
1230 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
KS 000080855306180 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17480 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
25

Categories 

19th Century (6,182)
Arch (11,197)
Built 1899 (306)
Built during 1890s (2,459)
Butler County, Kansas (115)
Deck arch (10,436)
Have street view (22,091)
Kansas (2,706)
One-lane traffic (7,424)
Open (36,590)
Owned by county (18,857)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Stone arch (2,649)
Structurally deficient (18,436)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,862)
Walter Sharp (1)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2016: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • November 8, 2009: New photo from Mike LeMasters
  • November 10, 2008: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike LeMasters
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Dry Creek Bridge
Posted November 6, 2009, by Mike LeMasters

Photo taken 10-19-2009