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Grouse Creek Sec. 34 Bridge

Photos 

This is one of many stone arch bridges in Cowley County, Kansas.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in June 2004

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BH Photo #110710

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span stone arch bridge over Grouse Creek on a local road five miles north and one mile east of Cambridge
Location
Cowley County, Kansas
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built ca. 1914
Design
Double Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 106.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Also called
Neer Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.39033, -96.64512   (decimal degrees)
37°23'25" N, 96°38'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/708467/4140776 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cambridge NW
Land survey
T. 30 S., R. 7 E., Sec. 34
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
15
Inventory numbers
KS 000180895806589 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17634 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 45.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,344)
Built during 1910s (8,997)
Cowley County, Kansas (68)
Deck arch (10,594)
Kansas (2,860)
One-lane traffic (7,513)
Open (37,468)
Owned by county (19,092)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,215)
Stone arch (2,718)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,800)

Update Log 

  • September 23, 2018: Updated by Jeff Smail: NBI shows built in 1910,Cowley County.org map shows 1914
  • September 6, 2018: New photo from Jeff Smail
  • July 26, 2018: New photos from Jeff Smail
  • April 14, 2018: New photos from Jeff Smail
  • June 18, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: to do list
  • April 6, 2011: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Alternate Name based on photo caption.
  • February 5, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • November 8, 2009: New photo from Mike LeMasters
  • January 30, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike LeMasters
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jeff Smail