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Fawn Creek Bridge

Photo 

This is the replacement bridge, it was built in 2009.

Photo taken by Ron Reber in February 2017

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BH Photo #383282

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Fawn Creek on Road 40, 7.0 mi. west and 3.0 mi. south of Olpe
Location
Lyon County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1917; replaced 2009
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.21618, -96.30583   (decimal degrees)
38°12'58" N, 96°18'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/735865/4233233 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shaw Creek
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 000560929705460 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17996 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.6 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1917 (612)
Built during 1910s (9,227)
Kansas (3,015)
Lost (22,106)
Lost 2009 (315)
Lost during 2000s (4,027)
Lyon County, Kansas (154)
One-lane traffic (7,532)
Owned by county (19,990)
Pony truss (15,664)
Replaced by new bridge (14,758)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,908)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,687)
Truss (31,117)

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2017: New photo from Ron Reber

Sources 

  • Ron Reber