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White Rock Creek Bridge

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Beauty, Western Bridge Co.

Friend Taylor Kesl visited recently, few photos

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler

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BH Photo #433841

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over White Rock Creek on Minor V.1-28, 0.5 mi. north and 0.5 mi. west of Lovewell
Location
Jewell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Builder
- Western Bridge Co. of Harrisonville, Missouri
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 109.9 ft.
Total length: 112.8 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.87367, -97.98883   (decimal degrees)
39°52'25" N, 97°59'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/586473/4414225 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Courtland
Land survey
T. 2 S., R. 6 W., Sec. 15
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000450751003169 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17875 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 54.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2018: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • August 29, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

White Rock Creek Bridge
Posted August 29, 2018, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Stupp Bros. style plaque

White Rock Creek Bridge
Posted August 29, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Buddy of mine Taylor Kesl visited Jewell Co. same weekend recently I did and snapped these photos, some great ones, killer plaque, will try to get side and underneath shots if/when I'm way out that way again