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Rock Creek Overflow Bridge

Photos 

Rock creek bridge

A favorite of mine, beautiful surroundings and a concrete bridge next to the stone bridge, very unusual.

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in November 2009

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BH Photo #149072

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Rock Creek Overflow, 2.0 mi. east and 2.4 mi. south of Smileyberg
Location
Butler County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.48540, -96.84394   (decimal degrees)
37°29'07" N, 96°50'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/690622/4150904 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Atlanta
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000080875006463 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17506 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 59.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,533)
Butler County, Kansas (119)
Deck arch (10,785)
Have street view (25,414)
Kansas (3,052)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,217)
Owned by county (20,054)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,954)
Stone arch (2,793)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,709)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2018: New photo from Jeff Smail
  • April 21, 2018: New photos from Jeff Smail
  • October 28, 2010: New Street View added by Robert Elder

Related Bridges 

  • Rock Creek Bridge (Same project) - Neighboring bridge - but perhaps not same project.

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters
  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jeff Smail

Comments 

Rock Creek Overflow Bridge
Posted September 20, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I think that the pin is in the right place now.

There are two bridges at this location, one is stone and the other is concrete.

Rock Creek Overflow Bridge
Posted March 15, 2015, by Rick Hitchcock (atsf3768 [at] cox [dot] net)

It is half-mile south of 230th on Pickrell Road, south of the Ranch, at the tree-line along the creek as shown in the street view. Map indicator should move south.