Rating:
4 votes

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
Inventory numbers
KS 000090905505388 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17519 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2013)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 51.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
40

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.