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Bluff Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bluff Creek, 4.5 mi. west of Bushong
Location
Lyon County, Kansas
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1940
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.64500, -96.34500   (decimal degrees)
38°38'42" N, 96°20'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/731063/4280727 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bushong
Inventory numbers
KS 000560925604865 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17989 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
5

Categories 

Built during 1940s (3,571)
Kansas (2,705)
Lost (18,696)
Lyon County, Kansas (62)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,051)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,903)
Structurally deficient (18,442)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,439)
Truss (29,445)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • January 11, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost.

Sources 

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

Comments 

Bluff Creek Bridge
Posted January 11, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks for checking. I have marked this one as lost.

Bluff Creek Bridge
Posted January 11, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Visited this lovation and circled the area. No sign of a bridge.