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Bullfoot Creek Bridge

Photos 

A view from the northwest.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in January 2008

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BH Photo #110506

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Bullfoot Creek, 4.0 mi. south and 0.9 mi. east of Vesper
Location
Lincoln County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.8 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 2, 1985
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.97349, -98.26142   (decimal degrees)
38°58'25" N, 98°15'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/563979/4314094 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilson NE
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
35
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85001421 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
KS 000530721104420 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17942 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 93 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,383)
Built 1939 (713)
Built during 1930s (10,922)
Deck arch (10,626)
Functionally obsolete (7,633)
Kansas (2,903)
Lincoln County, Kansas (39)
NR-listed (2,858)
Open (37,872)
Owned by county (19,444)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,452)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,382)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2010: New photo from Mike LeMasters
  • January 25, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • January 29, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike LeMasters