Rating:
2 votes

Dexter Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in September 2017

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BH Photo #402060

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Grouse Creek on a local road just north of Dexter in Dexter
Location
Cowley County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 27.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.18495, -96.71551   (decimal degrees)
37°11'06" N, 96°42'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/702785/4117833 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dexter
Land survey
T. 33 S., R. 6 E., Sec. 13
Inventory numbers
KS 000180889006881 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17624 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2016)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
35

Categories 

Arch (11,155)
Built during 1920s (8,730)
Cowley County, Kansas (64)
Deck arch (10,399)
Fence guardrail (140)
Have street view (21,905)
Kansas (2,690)
Open (36,418)
Owned by county (18,812)
Span length under 25 feet (5,737)
Stone arch (2,637)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,800)

Update Log 

  • September 11, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • September 9, 2017: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Fence guardrail"
  • June 18, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: to do list

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Nick Schmiedeler

Comments 

Dexter Bridge
Posted September 12, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Whoop....wrong photo, removing that one, Clark....6 bridges yesterday, slowly sorting, posting....thanks

Dexter Bridge
Posted September 11, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Yep, sometimes you have to look underneath! Some of these Stone Arch Bridges hide in plain sight.

Dexter Bridge
Posted September 11, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Stone arch hiding under there !!