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E 1st St Bridge

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Overview
Lost slab bridge over I-135 on E 1st St in Newton
Location
Newton, Harvey County, Kansas
Status
Lost
History
Built 1959, replaced 2000
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 238.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.04252, -97.32248   (decimal degrees)
38°02'33" N, 97°19'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/647202/4211861 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newton
Inventory numbers
KDOT 0040-B0019 (Kansas Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 47025 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/1998)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 57.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1986 20079)
6,590

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2010: Added by Sheldon Wiens

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  • Sheldon Wiens

Comments 

E 1st St Bridge
Posted November 26, 2010, by Sheldon (sheldon_wiens77 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I remember this bridge. We used to pass under it on our way to Wal-Mart. And we would drive over this bridge when we got something to eat at KFC. This bridge was really cute. I wish it wouldn't have gotten demolished.