Rating:
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Bazaar Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder

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BH Photo #110234

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over South Fork Cottonwood River, 0.4 mi. south of Bazaar
Location
Chase County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910, Lost 2014
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 122.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.26353, -96.53020   (decimal degrees)
38°15'49" N, 96°31'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/716079/4237940 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cottonwood Falls
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
40
Inventory numbers
KS 000090905505388 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17519 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2014)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 51 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2014: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost
  • March 8, 2014: New photos from Rob Brock
  • December 12, 2010: New photos from Joe Underwood
  • July 14, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added to Cottonwood River (Kansas) category
  • January 20, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • February 27, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited "Design"

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Joe Underwood
  • Rob Brock - k0pvw [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Bazaar Bridge
Posted March 9, 2014, by Rob Brock (k0pvw [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Looks as if this bridge is soon to be doomed.