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US77 Republican River Bridge

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BH Photo #381915

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Republican River on US 77
Location
Geary County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1938; replaced 1998
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 240.2 ft.
Total length: 1,149.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.07333, -96.86667   (decimal degrees)
39°04'24" N, 96°52'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/684547/4327080 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Junction City
Inventory numbers
KDOT 0031-B0042 (Kansas Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 40961 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Sources 

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Comments 

Republican River Bridge
Posted March 11, 2011, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

A photo of this unique cantilever truss can be found here. This was a small scale, but multiple span cantilever.

http://khri.kansasgis.org/index.cfm?tab=details&in=061-0000-...