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Branch Caney Creek Stone Arch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler

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BH Photo #439665

Map 

Description 

Very well kept stone arch bridge just N and E of the town of Peru

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Branch Caney Creek on Independence Rd.
Location
Peru, Chautauqua County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built C. 1930
Design
Stone arch bridge
Dimensions
Span length: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
Branch Middle Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.15474, -96.04917   (decimal degrees)
37°09'17" N, 96°02'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/762051/4116116 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83840 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,381)
Chautauqua County, Kansas (40)
Deck arch (10,624)
Kansas (2,903)
Owned by county (19,422)
Peru, Kansas (1)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,337)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,787)
Unknown status (1,602)

Update Log 

  • December 23, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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