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Frog Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Frog Creek on 28th Road, 6.0 mi. east and 1.0 mi. north of Lebo
Location
Coffey County, Kansas
Status
Lost or moved
History
Built 1911
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.42000, -95.74833   (decimal degrees)
38°25'12" N, 95°44'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/260065/4255994 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waverly NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
45
Inventory numbers
KS 000160991105160 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17610 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1911 (737)
Built during 1910s (9,172)
Coffey County, Kansas (24)
Kansas (2,949)
Lost (21,303)
Owned by county (19,733)
Pony truss (15,556)
Replaced by new bridge (14,052)
Skewed (4,800)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,473)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Truss (30,952)
Wooden deck (5,990)

Update Log 

  • May 6, 2011: Updated by Robert Elder: Bridge is probably lost - see comment.

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Frog Creek Bridge
Posted May 6, 2011, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge has been replaced and is probably lost. However, there was recently a pin-connected in a field adjacent to nearby US 75, which could have possibly been this one.