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US166 Neosho River Bridge (Old)

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Fair Use

BH Photo #400086

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Neosho River on US 166
Location
Chetopa, Labette County, Kansas
Status
Replace by a concrete bridge
History
Built 1936; Lost 2003
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 741.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.03712, -95.08064   (decimal degrees)
37°02'14" N, 95°04'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/314951/4101014 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 34 S., R. 21 E., Sec. 36
Inventory numbers
KDOT 0050-B0038 (Kansas Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 17919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/1998)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 49.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1999)
3,125

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2017: Updated by Luke: Bridge appeared to be a cantilever
  • August 16, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Sequenced Bridge
  • May 15, 2008: Updated by David B. Haun: corrected overview

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Neosho River US 166 Bridge
Posted May 14, 2008, by Ben Prusia (chase2008 [at] vortexpursuit [dot] com)

Bridge is lost. Drove through here on May 10, 2008 and there is a concrete bridge in its place.