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Antonino Road Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

Photos taken June 2007 by James Baughn

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BH Photo #109219

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Big Creek on Antonino Road, 5.6 mi. south and 0.8 mi. west of Walker
Location
Ellis County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1925; replaced 2010
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 79.0 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.78436, -99.09170   (decimal degrees)
38°47'04" N, 99°05'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/492035/4292851 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Walker
Inventory numbers
KS 000260631204680 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17708 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1920s (8,875)
Ellis County, Kansas (21)
Kansas (2,731)
Lost (18,949)
Lost 2010 (387)
Lost during 2010s (2,080)
Owned by county (18,928)
Pin-connected (3,308)
Pony truss (15,088)
Pratt pony truss (3,200)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Replaced by new bridge (12,573)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,884)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Fixed number of panels to 5
  • April 25, 2012: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost.
  • September 27, 2007: Posted new photos

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Antonino Road Bridge
Posted April 25, 2012, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Construction date is likely off by at least 10-15 years.

Sure hate to see the pinned Pratt ponies go...

Antonino Road Bridge
Posted November 17, 2009, by Nicole Beck (prairieroads06 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

And here's the death knell:

http://www.hdnews.net/Story/bridgeBRF111709

Stimulus. My condolences.