Rating:
4 votes

Old US 36 Viaduct

Photos 

Deck View

Photo taken by Robert Elder in August 2008

Enlarge

BH Photo #122384

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete through girder bridge over abandoned UP/CRI&P railroad grade
Location
Doniphan County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic, posted
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Concrete through girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.9 ft.
Total length: 83.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Skew angle
20 degrees
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.78646, -95.03963   (decimal degrees)
39°47'11" N, 95°02'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/325350/4406046 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Troy
Land survey
T. 3 S., R. 21 E., Sec. 14
Elevation
985 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 000221065003288 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 37311 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 35 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • August 11, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Incorporated new NBI Data
  • January 6, 2017: New Street View added by Robert Elder
  • May 1, 2016: Updated by Clark Vance: Build date, RR names, additional data
  • August 12, 2010: New Street View added by Robert Elder
  • March 1, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • November 14, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Overview, Design, and Design Description.
  • August 25, 2008: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com