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Limit Street Bridge

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East abutment

Collapsing into the creek.

Photo taken by Clark Vance in December 2012

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BH Photo #245133

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Description 

Collapsing abutments of bridge on former alignment of Limit Street.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Five Mile Creek on Limit Street
Location
Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1911; Closed 1975; Replaced 1976
Builder
- Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co. of Leavenworth, Kansas
Design
Pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.28859, -94.91340   (decimal degrees)
39°17'19" N, 94°54'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/334984/4350547 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Leavenworth
Land survey
T. 9 S., R. 22 E., Sec. 12
Elevation
770 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 54987 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added build date, builder, and closure date
  • December 23, 2012: Added by Clark Vance

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