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Bacon Creek Bridge

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Bacon creek bridge

Just east of Ash Grove

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in October 2010

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Bacon Creek, 0.5 mi. east of Ash Grove
Location
Lincoln County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.9 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16167, -98.35000   (decimal degrees)
39°09'42" N, 98°20'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/556156/4334918 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ash Grove
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000530190 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17937 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2012)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 91.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
35

Categories 

Arch (9,955)
Built during 1920s (7,566)
Deck arch (9,246)
Functionally obsolete (7,226)
Kansas (2,333)
Lincoln County, Kansas (38)
Open (31,030)
Owned by county (17,061)
Span length under 25 feet (4,427)
Stone arch (2,153)
Total length 50-75 feet (7,285)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2010: New photo from Mike LeMasters

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters