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East Branch Walnut River Bridge

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E. Branch Walnut River Bridge

Good lookin upgrade. Wish more could be done up.

Photo taken by Jeff Smail in May 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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BH Photo #432408

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over East Branch Walnut River on Minor 11n5-24-6, 6.5 mi. east of Degraff
Location
Butler County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901; rehabilitated 1941
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.9 ft.
Total length: 64.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.98461, -96.73910   (decimal degrees)
37°59'05" N, 96°44'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/698554/4206518 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rosalia NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
75
Inventory numbers
KS 000080885505780 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17481 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,383)
Built 1901 (497)
Built during 1900s (6,624)
Butler County, Kansas (119)
Deck arch (10,626)
Have street view (24,552)
Kansas (2,903)
Open (37,869)
Owned by county (19,448)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,452)
Stone arch (2,732)
Structurally deficient (17,480)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,790)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2018: New photo from Jeff Smail
  • November 5, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Location

Sources 

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

Comments 

East Branch Walnut River Bridge
Posted February 26, 2018, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Butler County currently features a photograph of this bridge on its website:

https://www.bucoks.com/364/Road-Closures-Construction-Zones

East Branch Walnut River Bridge
Posted November 5, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

KSHS confirms that this bridge was built in 1901 and altered in 1941. Link with photo: http://khri.kansasgis.org/index.cfm?tab=details&in=015-0000-...

The substructure of the bridge is not shown.