Rating:
3 votes

Clay Center Bridge

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Clay Center Bridge 1 (US 24)

Looking northeast from park

Photo taken by Mark Stuempel in October 2007

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BH Photo #233331

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Huntress Creek and Rock Island RR (abandoned)
Location
Clay Center, Clay County, Kansas
Status
Bridge was removed and replaced in 2012
History
Built 1936
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 72.5 ft.
Total length: 566.3 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.38028, -97.13472   (decimal degrees)
39°22'49" N, 97°08'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/660655/4360637 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clay Center NW
Inventory numbers
KDOT 0014-B0004 (Kansas Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 47130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2011)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 60.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
5,490

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2012: New photos from Mark Stuempel
  • November 27, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Merged NBI data
  • November 27, 2010: Added by Sheldon Wiens

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Comments 

Clay Center Bridge
Posted September 18, 2017, by David Larson (dvdclrsn [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge has been replaced.