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Spring Creek Tributary Bridge

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Spring Creek Tributary bridge

Bridge is in great shape but tough to get photo of. The owner's land on north side has many no trespassing signs.

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in June 2011

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BH Photo #200957

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a tributary of Spring Creek
Location
Cowley County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1935
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 90.9 ft.
Deck width: 21.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.10000, -97.08500   (decimal degrees)
37°06'00" N, 97°05'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/670174/4107681 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arkansas City
Land survey
T. 34 S., R. 3 E., Sec. 10
Inventory numbers
KS 000180847607000 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17644 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2016)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 59.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
100

Categories 

Arch (11,273)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Cowley County, Kansas (65)
Deck arch (10,510)
Fence guardrail (154)
Kansas (2,730)
Open (36,894)
Owned by county (18,923)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Stone arch (2,676)
Structurally deficient (18,552)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)

Update Log 

  • October 5, 2016: New photos from steve tredway
  • February 16, 2016: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Fence guardrail"
  • June 12, 2011: New photos from Mike LeMasters

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters
  • steve tredway

Comments 

Spring Creek Tributary Bridge
Posted February 15, 2016, by Richard Hitchcock (atsf3768 [at] cox [dot] net)

I think I've been to this bridge, and I think it is also known as Dr. Snyder's Bridge. I've shared with you a photo I took last August (2015).