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Branch Crooked Creek Bridge

Photo 

This is a small pin connected pony truss. There are several pony trusses in the Nortonville, Kansas area and consequently I mistakenly uploaded this picture to another page, but have corrected that error.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in 2004

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BH Photo #110938

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Crooked Creek on Saline Road, 2.3 mi. south and 3.0 mi. east of Nortonville
Location
Jefferson County, Kansas
Status
Lost
Design
Pin-connected, 2-panel Pratt half-hip pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 24.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.38490, -95.27282   (decimal degrees)
39°23'06" N, 95°16'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/304253/4361955 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nortonville
Inventory numbers
KS 000441041003843 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17809 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2004)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
5

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjustes GPS Coordinates
  • October 6, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Overview, Status, and Status Description.
  • July 30, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Categories
  • February 3, 2008: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

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

Comments 

Branch Crooked Creek Bridge
Posted October 6, 2008, by Robert Elder (bass-tbn [at] ku [dot] edu)

Bridge has been replaced by a UCEB.