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Branch Middle Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ron Reber in August 2019

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BH Photo #454096

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over a branch of Middle Creek, 2.7 mi. south of Homewood
Location
Franklin County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Design
Steel arch with stone walls
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 13.1 ft.
Total length: 27.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.9 ft.
Skew angle
30 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.47518, -95.37889   (decimal degrees)
38°28'31" N, 95°22'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/292480/4261220 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Williamsburg
Land survey
T. 18 S., R. 18 E., Sec. 23
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
161
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000300390 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17726 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,471)
Built 1935 (1,401)
Built during 1930s (11,150)
Deck arch (10,720)
Franklin County, Kansas (38)
Kansas (2,966)
Open (38,312)
Owned by county (19,891)
Skewed (4,804)
Span length under 25 feet (6,456)
Steel arch (353)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,648)

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2019: New photos from Ron Reber

Sources 

  • Ron Reber

Comments 

Branch Middle Creek Bridge
Posted November 4, 2016, by Nick Schmiedeler

Also just visited this location - no bridge and no traces of a bridge ever there...very clean removal?