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Ludy Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ron Reber in September 2017

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BH Photo #401581

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over Ludy Creek on Rd 170 931.5-520
Location
Lyon County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1921
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 43.0 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.40583, -96.28919   (decimal degrees)
38°24'21" N, 96°17'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/736704/4254324 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
KS 000560931505200 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 78326 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 83.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
50

Categories 

Beam (11,965)
Built 1921 (490)
Built during 1920s (8,774)
Concrete tee beam (2,191)
Fence guardrail (146)
Kansas (2,705)
Lyon County, Kansas (62)
Open (36,583)
Owned by county (18,854)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,585)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2017: Added by Ron Reber

Sources 

  • Ron Reber

Comments 

Lindy Creek Bridge
Posted September 3, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

For a small tee beam, this one is quite interesting, especially due to its early construction date and the beautiful limestone abutments.