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Five Mile Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Five Mile Creek on FAU 3521
Location
Leavenworth County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1925; replaced 1993
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 79.1 ft.
Deck width: 26.6 ft.
Skew angle
30 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.28416, -94.91848   (decimal degrees)
39°17'03" N, 94°55'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/334535/4350065 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Leavenworth
Inventory number
BH 41016 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/1991)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 7.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1980)
2,960

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,143)
Built during 1920s (8,845)
Kansas (2,721)
Leavenworth County, Kansas (26)
Lost (18,869)
Lost 1993 (432)
Lost during 1990s (3,715)
Pony truss (15,069)
Replaced by new bridge (12,526)
Skewed (4,699)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,868)
Structurally deficient (18,541)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,987)
Truss (29,508)

Update Log 

  • December 23, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Location adjustment

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com