Rating:
3 votes

Fox Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in March 2007

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BH Photo #111744

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Fox Creek, 0.6 mi. west of Strong City
Location
Chase County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1918
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.40220, -96.54878   (decimal degrees)
38°24'08" N, 96°32'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/714045/4253286 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Strong City
Inventory numbers
KS 000090903305202 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17525 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2016)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
45

Categories 

Arch (11,273)
Built 1918 (445)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Chase County, Kansas (33)
Deck arch (10,510)
Kansas (2,730)
One-lane traffic (7,433)
Open (36,893)
Owned by county (18,923)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Stone arch (2,676)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,934)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2017: New photos from Ron Reber
  • March 20, 2010: New photo from Mike LeMasters
  • February 5, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates - moved balloon to the correct road.
  • February 12, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike LeMasters
  • Ron Reber