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Fish Pond Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Greg Hall

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BH Photo #139561

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Timber stringer bridge over Fish Pond Creek on Old State Highway 92
Location
Jefferson County, Kansas
Status
Abandoned
History
Bypassed by new bridge in 1968
Also called
Old Hwy 92 bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.23511, -95.40937   (decimal degrees)
39°14'06" N, 95°24'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/292048/4345634 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ozawkie
Elevation
1156 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 42354 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,056)
Beam (12,280)
Have street view (22,590)
Jefferson County, Kansas (38)
Kansas (2,731)
Timber stringer (3,377)

Update Log 

  • January 8, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • October 6, 2010: New Street View added by Sheldon
  • February 26, 2010: Updated by Greg Hall: Added GPS coordinates
  • May 2, 2009: Updated by Greg Hall: corrected GPS coordinates
  • April 16, 2009: Added by Greg Hall

Sources 

  • Greg Hall - cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com
  • Sheldon Wiens
  • Nick Schmiedeler - nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com

Comments 

Fish Pond Creek Bridge
Posted April 16, 2009, by Greg Hall (cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com)

Abandoned bridge located just south of the current Hwy 92 bridge. According to the maps, this is located on a section of Old Hwy 92. No plaque to determine dates.

Photo 1- Looking down from the new bridge, looking south

Photo 2- Looking West

Photo 3- Looking East

Photo 4- Looking North, current bridge in background

Photo 5- Rail damage on North side

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