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Paw Paw Creek Bridge

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Paw Paw Creek bridge

Looks like the stone has been covered with concrete.

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in July 2010

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BH Photo #169948

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Paw Paw Creek on E-14.2 Local, 5.0 mi. north and 0.8 mi. west of Howard
Location
Elk County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 12.1 ft.
Total length: 28.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.54667, -96.28833   (decimal degrees)
37°32'48" N, 96°17'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/739558/4158974 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Piedmont
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
25
Inventory numbers
KS 000250933206380 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17704 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 18.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,381)
Built during 1910s (9,081)
Deck arch (10,624)
Elk County, Kansas (15)
Kansas (2,903)
One-lane traffic (7,527)
Open (37,869)
Owned by county (19,428)
Span length under 25 feet (6,221)
Stone arch (2,732)
Structurally deficient (17,501)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,380)

Update Log 

  • July 19, 2010: New photo from Mike LeMasters

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters