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Lyon Creek Bridge

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Beautiful Rainbow Arch Bridge across Lyon Creek, Kansas

Photo taken by phil h @ panoramio

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #256555

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Rainbow arch bridge over Lyon Creek on Lyons Creek Road, 3.4 mi. west and 5.3 mi. south of Wreford
Location
Geary County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Concrete pony arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 103.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88471, -96.91029   (decimal degrees)
38°53'05" N, 96°54'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/681253/4306058 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kansas Falls
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000310018 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17745 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 62.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
259

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • October 19, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: Added category "Marsh arch (standard)"
  • December 1, 2014: New Street View added by Robert Elder
  • June 17, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • December 8, 2009: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Marsh arch to Categories

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nick Schmiedeler - nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com