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Rain Road Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in December 2017

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BH Photo #413636

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Facts 

Overview
Two-span stone arch bridge over a minor branch of Smoky Hill River on Rain Road, 1.8 mi. south of Chapman
Location
Dickinson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1940
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.94062, -97.01927   (decimal degrees)
38°56'26" N, 97°01'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/671665/4312052 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chapman
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
632
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000210060 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17675 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 78.4 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,381)
Built during 1940s (3,785)
Deck arch (10,624)
Dickinson County, Kansas (46)
Kansas (2,903)
Open (37,869)
Owned by county (19,422)
Skewed (4,787)
Span length under 25 feet (6,221)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,380)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Rain Road Bridge
Posted December 15, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

This one has been well-loved,.....ribbed inserts, reinforcements, and stone-cement work,....clean and effective