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Big Creek Bridge

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Big Creek on Us183 Alt. Hwy
Location
Hays, Ellis County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1953; rehabilitated 1997
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 91.9 ft.
Total length: 241.2 ft.
Deck width: 44.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.86270, -99.32973   (decimal degrees)
38°51'46" N, 99°19'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/471393/4301591 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hays South
Inventory numbers
KDOT 5026-B0053 (Kansas Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 48821 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/1999)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 100.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1999)
3,590

Categories 

Beam (11,953)
Built 1953 (271)
Built during 1950s (3,251)
Continuous (1,896)
Ellis County, Kansas (21)
Have street view (22,077)
Hays, Kansas (3)
Kansas (2,702)
Open (36,571)
Owned by state (13,675)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,805)
Steel stringer (4,689)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,768)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2011: Updated by David Backlin: Fixed GPS
  • May 24, 2011: Added by Sheldon Wiens

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Comments 

Big Creek Bridge
Posted May 25, 2011, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I suspect that in this case rehabilitated may mean replaced, or at least replaced except for the pylons.