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Madison Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken by Robert L Elder

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Verdigris River on Old K-99 just north of Madison
Location
Greenwood County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1926 by the Yancy Construction Co. Made obsolete by new bridge in 1965
Builder
- Yancey Construction Co. of Abilene, Kansas
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 124.0 ft.
Total length: 210.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.3 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 2, 1985
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.14615, -96.13874   (decimal degrees)
38°08'46" N, 96°08'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/750736/4225899 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Madison
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85001444 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
KS 000370949005548 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17779 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 85.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
48

Update Log 

  • May 11, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Builder
  • February 10, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Made slight adjustment to GPS Coordinates.
  • October 23, 2006: Posted photos from Robert L Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com