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Chestnut Avenue Bridge

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Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Walnut River on E. Chestnut Avenue
Location
Arkansas City, Cowley County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 290.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.06347, -97.02011   (decimal degrees)
37°03'48" N, 97°01'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/676026/4103746 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arkansas City
Inventory numbers
KS 000180855107045 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 36300 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2016)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 30.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
200

Update Log 

  • October 2, 2016: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Fence guardrail"
  • December 29, 2010: New Street View added by Robert Elder
  • March 9, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Street View link
  • January 29, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added NBI Data.
  • February 21, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

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

Comments 

Chestnut Avenue Bridge
Posted April 20, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

The area around this bridge is receiving international attention. A recent discovery of a ca. 1601 cannonball has practically confirmed local suspicions that Arkansas City was built roughly on the site of a major Native American city known as Etzanoa.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4426312/Etzanoa-long...