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Edwards Road Bridge

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Description 

NBI says steel stringer. Driving across it looked like a simple slab. There were light steel railings on each side.

As a note, the road is posted as minimum maintenance and looks like it would be difficult in very wet weather.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Branch Creek on E-8 Edwards Dr.
Location
Leavenworth County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Design
Steel stringer (or simple slab) typical of earlier than 1930 NBI date
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 32.2 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.40126, -95.09966   (decimal degrees)
39°24'05" N, 95°05'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/319210/4363410 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oak Mills
Land survey
T. 7 S., R. 21 E., Sec. 32
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
48
Inventory numbers
KS 000521059303822 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 54991 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 50.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (14,278)
Built 1930 (1,651)
Built during 1930s (11,210)
Kansas (3,004)
Leavenworth County, Kansas (34)
Open (38,089)
Owned by county (19,979)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,901)
Steel stringer (5,572)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,683)

Update Log 

  • December 24, 2012: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

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