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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
Pony truss bridge over Fawn Creek, 7.0 mi. west and 3.0 mi. south of Olpe
Location
Lyon County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1917
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.21333, -96.30500   (decimal degrees)
38°12'48" N, 96°18'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/735947/4232919 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shaw Creek
Inventory numbers
KS 000560929705460 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17996 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
30

Categories 

Built 1917 (577)
Built during 1910s (8,716)
Kansas (2,690)
Lyon County, Kansas (62)
One-lane traffic (7,420)
Open (36,385)
Owned by county (18,801)
Pony truss (15,022)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,478)
Structurally deficient (18,356)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,792)
Truss (29,371)

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2017: New photo from Ron Reber

Sources 

  • Ron Reber