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Wolf Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in November 2020

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BH Photo #485310

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Wolf Creek
Location
Marshall County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 37.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.85772, -96.42647   (decimal degrees)
39°51'28" N, 96°25'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/720143/4415135 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beattie
Land survey
T. 2 S., R. 9 E., Sec. 20
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000580917003189 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18092 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.4 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Half-hip Pratt pony truss (603)
Kansas (3,276)
Marshall County, Kansas (107)
One-lane traffic (8,007)
Open (41,207)
Owned by county (21,726)
Pony truss (17,240)
Pratt pony truss (4,028)
Pratt truss (10,547)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,357)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,618)
Truss (36,820)
Wooden deck (6,216)

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2020: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Wolf Creek Bridge
Posted November 8, 2020, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Fun surprise with this one yesterday. Still open but maybe shouldn't be - serious age also - c. 1900'ish? Not familiar with the "44" stamps - saw these on a few bridges I visited in the area and will be posting - just a part # ?