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Spring Creek Bridge

Photo 

Sadly, and maybe recently by sat image, replaced

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in August 2021

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BH Photo #502740

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Spring Creek on E Elk Road (Local Road 145)
Location
Lincoln County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1933; Replaced 2017
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 117.1 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.92833, -98.22333   (decimal degrees)
38°55'42" N, 98°13'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/567321/4309110 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Westfall NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 000530725104480 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17958 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 31 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1933 (655)
Built during 1930s (11,928)
Kansas (3,240)
Lincoln County, Kansas (40)
Lost (26,396)
Lost 2017 (287)
Lost during 2010s (3,462)
Owned by county (21,234)
Pony truss (16,570)
Replaced by new bridge (17,888)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,536)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,257)
Truss (33,896)

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2021: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: replaced
  • August 9, 2021: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler

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