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Doyle Creek-Wagonwheel Road Bridge

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Description 

This bridge was saved from demolition by the Bartel Family and moved to their farm near Hillsboro where it currently sits on dry ground.

Facts 

Overview
Relocated Pratt through truss bridge originally over Doyle Creek on Wagonwheel Road
Location
Marion County, Kansas
Status
Moved in 1999 to the Bartel Farm near Hillsboro
Builder
- Kansas City Bridge & Iron Co. of Kansas City, Missouri (Possible Fabricator)
Design
Pinned, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 100.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.22539, -96.95064   (decimal degrees)
38°13'31" N, 96°57'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/679385/4232808 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Florence
Inventory numbers
KS 000570863005445 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18018 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2006)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
20

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2017: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added new info

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Doyle Creek Bridge
Posted June 14, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

KSHS page with photo for this lost bridge:

http://khri.kansasgis.org/index.cfm?tab=details&in=115-0000-...