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Floral Bridge

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This bridge spans Timber Creek immediately southeast of Floral, Kansas and was built by the Walter Sharp Company in 1906.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in 2005

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BH Photo #110923

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Timber Creek on 92nd Road just south of Floral and west of Winfield City Lake
Location
Cowley County, Kansas
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built 1906
Builder
- Walter Sharp Bridge Co.
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 115.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.34599, -96.91650   (decimal degrees)
37°20'46" N, 96°54'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/684549/4135291 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Salem
Land survey
T. 31 S., R. 5 E., Sec. 18
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000180865906660 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17628 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 25, 2018: New photos from Jeff Smail
  • September 22, 2018: New photo from Jeff Smail
  • July 26, 2018: New photos from Jeff Smail
  • April 23, 2018: New photo from Jeff Smail
  • February 5, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • September 16, 2009: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Builders
  • February 3, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

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