Rating:
3 votes

Bacon Creek Bridge

Photos 

Bacon creek bridge

Just north of greater downtown Ash Grove Kansas

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in October 2010

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BH Photo #181750

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Bacon Creek, 0.1 mi. north of Ash Grove
Location
Lincoln County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 28.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16500, -98.35667   (decimal degrees)
39°09'54" N, 98°21'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/555577/4335284 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ash Grove
Inventory numbers
KS 000530711004148 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17938 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2014)
Sufficiency rating: 85.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
35

Categories 

Arch (11,196)
Built 1915 (1,130)
Built during 1910s (8,758)
Deck arch (10,434)
Kansas (2,705)
Lincoln County, Kansas (39)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Open (36,583)
Owned by county (18,854)
Span length under 25 feet (5,769)
Stone arch (2,649)
Structurally deficient (18,439)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2010: New photos from Mike LeMasters

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters