Rating:
4 votes

Turkey Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in December 2017

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BH Photo #413628

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Turkey Creek, 4.0 mi. west and 0.5 mi. north of Navarre
Location
Dickinson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.80667, -97.18167   (decimal degrees)
38°48'24" N, 97°10'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/657885/4296892 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Abilene SW
Inventory numbers
KS 000210837304645 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17671 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 46.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,807)
Dickinson County, Kansas (45)
Have street view (22,590)
Kansas (2,731)
Open (36,905)
Owned by county (18,928)
Pony truss (15,088)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,884)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,557)

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.