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Davis Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking North with US 166 in the background.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in November 2011

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BH Photo #221893

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Davis Creek, 2.0 mi. west of Niotaze
Location
Chautauqua County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.06778, -96.05500   (decimal degrees)
37°04'04" N, 96°03'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/761833/4106449 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Peru
Inventory numbers
KS 000100959007040 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17541 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 31.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
10

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • January 17, 2017: New photo from Robert Elder
  • September 4, 2013: New photos from David Backlin
  • December 16, 2011: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Nick Schmiedeler - nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com

Comments 

Davis Creek Bridge
Posted September 9, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Nice catch on the Inland brand. I missed that during my field visit.