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Crabb Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in June 2004

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BH Photo #110812

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Crabb Creek on a local road just off Crabb Creek Road southwest of Dexter
Location
Cowley County, Kansas
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 57.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.14124, -96.74508   (decimal degrees)
37°08'28" N, 96°44'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/700276/4112921 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dexter
Land survey
T. 33 S., R. 6 E., Sec. 35
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000180885406942 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17623 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,283)
Built during 1900s (6,418)
Cowley County, Kansas (64)
Deck arch (10,533)
Kansas (2,797)
One-lane traffic (7,480)
Open (36,878)
Owned by county (18,928)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,919)
Stone arch (2,692)
Structurally deficient (18,167)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,553)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2018: New photo from Jeff Smail
  • February 3, 2017: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler
  • July 13, 2016: New photo from steve tredway
  • January 26, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • February 1, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • steve tredway
  • Nick Schmiedeler - nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com
  • Jeff Smail

Comments 

Crabb Creek Bridge
Posted March 27, 2007, by Roger Edmonds

Looking east toward the Crabb Creek Bridge southwest of Dexter, home of the "O'Henry" bar.