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Spring Branch Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Spring Branch Creek on Sunflower Rd (old US 77)
Location
Marion County, Kansas
Status
Lost
History
Built 1925; replaced 1984
Design
Pony Truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 132.9 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.30667, -97.02167   (decimal degrees)
38°18'24" N, 97°01'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/672974/4241692 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marion
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
740
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000570310 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 47829 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1925 (1,221)
Built during 1920s (9,394)
Continuous (2,278)
Continuous truss (170)
Have street view (25,079)
Kansas (2,949)
Lost (21,383)
Lost 1984 (91)
Lost during 1980s (1,163)
Marion County, Kansas (83)
Owned by county (19,768)
Pony truss (15,572)
Replaced by new bridge (14,126)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,488)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,610)
Truss (30,973)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2011: Added by Sheldon Wiens

Sources 

  • Sheldon Wiens

Comments 

Spring Branch Creek Bridge
Posted February 8, 2011, by Sheldon Wiens (sheldon_wiens77 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I actually asked somebody for research here. The old bridge was a pony truss built in 1925. So now we can stop the cussing and foul language now.

Spring Branch Creek Bridge
Posted January 24, 2011, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

agreed.

Spring Branch Creek Bridge
Posted January 24, 2011, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

It can be hard not to vent, I must admit. I just have to remember that anything I say can be traced back to me.

Spring Branch Creek Bridge
Posted January 24, 2011, by J.P.

just going to move past it, sorry for calling who ever a 3rd grader. though i have a brother who is mentally handicapped and the use of moron and retard are offensive to me.

Spring Branch Creek Bridge
Posted January 24, 2011, by Matthew Macintosh (matthew_macintosh76 [at] gmail [dot] com)

NOT HISTORIC!