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Cedar Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2018

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BH Photo #423245

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Gallop Rd, 5.5 mi. north and 0.5 mi. east of Elgin
Location
Chautauqua County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pratt pony truss
riveted
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 79.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.08361, -96.26694   (decimal degrees)
37°05'01" N, 96°16'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/742935/4107642 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elgin
Land survey
T. 34 S., R. 10 E., Sec. 13
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000100935207020 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17550 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 41.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,071)
Chautauqua County, Kansas (40)
Kansas (2,949)
Open (38,395)
Owned by county (19,758)
Pony truss (15,561)
Pratt pony truss (3,361)
Pratt truss (8,507)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,110)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,303)
Truss (30,965)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Unnamed Creek Bridge
Posted April 13, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Hearty old sucker....top-east end of the staircasing Gallup Rd.