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Finney Creek Bridge

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Finney Creek Bridge

South side of bridge

Photo taken by David Larson. 4 November 2017

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BH Photo #409683

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Finney Creek in Clay Center
Location
Clay Center, Clay County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pratt pony truss with later beam added to top chord
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 71.8 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.36595, -97.11049   (decimal degrees)
39°21'57" N, 97°06'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/662775/4359090 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clay Center SE
Land survey
T. 8 S., R. 3 E., Sec. 8
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000140843903880 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17578 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,066)
Clay Center, Kansas (6)
Clay County, Kansas (37)
Have street view (25,049)
Kansas (2,949)
Open (38,364)
Owned by county (19,737)
Pony truss (15,557)
Pratt pony truss (3,359)
Pratt truss (8,503)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,476)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,905)
Truss (30,956)

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2017: New photos from David Larson
  • October 16, 2017: New photos from David Larson
  • September 27, 2014: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens

Sources 

  • David Larson
  • Sheldon Wiens

Comments 

Finney Creek Bridge
Posted June 22, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks to Sheldon for adding the Street view. This is another bridge that has had an I beam affixed to the top of the truss.