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North Cedar Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in June 2019

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BH Photo #449944

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Description 

Satellite roaming saw this, was not totally sure it was a bridge until arrival on spot, just off the main road in a field, possibly moved from a different original spot, thing is solid, looks like still used on occassion

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over North Cedar Creek
Location
Jefferson County, Kansas
Status
In use on a farm lane, possible old road alignment
Design
Pratt through truss with cruciform outriggers
Dimensions
Total length: 75.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Also called
166th Rd. Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.34308, -95.56475   (decimal degrees)
39°20'35" N, 95°33'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/278975/4357987 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 8 S., R. 17 E., Sec. 19
Inventory number
BH 85584 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 17, 2019: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

North Cedar Creek Bridge
Posted June 20, 2019, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Another bridge with cruciform outriggers and rolled verticals!

North Cedar Creek Bridge
Posted June 18, 2019, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

A very old and light pony truss! Looks like Farmer Brown has decked it for use in his field.

North Cedar Creek Bridge
Posted June 17, 2019, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Cool bridge, Nick! Pretty good size!!