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Slough Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in September 2008

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BH Photo #125320

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Slough Creek on McCall Drive, 1.9 mi. north of Oskaloosa
Location
Jefferson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1923
Design
Riveted, Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 21.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.24440, -95.31328   (decimal degrees)
39°14'40" N, 95°18'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/300368/4346448 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oskaloosa
Inventory numbers
KS 000441035904041 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17825 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
35

Categories 

Built 1923 (535)
Built during 1920s (8,845)
Jefferson County, Kansas (38)
Kansas (2,721)
Open (36,837)
Owned by county (18,908)
Pony truss (15,068)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,980)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,507)
Truss (29,507)
Warren pony truss (2,954)
Warren truss (5,817)

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Made slight adjustment to GPS Coordinates
  • September 29, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

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