Rating:
4 votes

Turkey Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in December 2017

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BH Photo #413628

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Turkey Creek on 1450 Avenue, 4.0 mi. west and 0.5 mi. north of Navarre
Location
Dickinson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Span length: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.80591, -97.18160   (decimal degrees)
38°48'21" N, 97°10'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/657893/4296809 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Abilene SW
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000210837304645 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17671 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 34.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 15, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • January 20, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Corrected stream name.
  • September 27, 2014: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens

Sources 

  • Sheldon Wiens
  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nick Schmiedeler - nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com

Comments 

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

Stout. Nice one.