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Black Vermillion River Bridge

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Photo taken by Robert Elder in April 2009

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BH Photo #136850

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Black Vermillion River, 1.5 mi. east of Frankfort
Location
Marshall County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1908
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Seven panel, pin-connected Pratt through truss.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 119.1 ft.
Total length: 191.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.69799, -96.38898   (decimal degrees)
39°41'53" N, 96°23'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/723869/4397496 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Frankfort
Land survey
T. 4 S., R. 9 E., Sec. 14
Elevation
1148 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000580921003409 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18028 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 21, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • April 10, 2009: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Categories.

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com