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Branch School Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of School Creek on Shetland Road, 4.0 mi. east and 3.3 mi. north of Sharpe
Location
Coffey County, Kansas
Status
Lost
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.32167, -95.62000   (decimal degrees)
38°19'18" N, 95°37'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/270960/4244754 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waverly SE
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000161005005307 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17607 (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: 99.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,261)
Coffey County, Kansas (21)
Kansas (2,903)
Lost (20,721)
Owned by county (19,450)
Pony truss (15,407)
Replaced by new bridge (13,584)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,453)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,382)
Truss (30,523)

Update Log 

  • May 6, 2011: Updated by Robert Elder: Bridge is lost.

Sources 

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