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Lyon Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in September 2018

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BH Photo #434291

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Lyon Creek, 0.5 mi. north and 1.7 mi. east of Ramona
Location
Marion County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.60833, -97.02667   (decimal degrees)
38°36'30" N, 97°01'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/671820/4275161 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ramona
Land survey
T. 16 S., R. 4 E., Sec. 31
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
40
Inventory numbers
KS 000570853704920 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18019 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 6, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Lyon Creek Bridge
Posted September 6, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Nice one. 7' tall. Very remote.