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Robidoux Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in December 2016

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BH Photo #374704

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Robidoux Creek, 4.7 mi. south and 1.0 mi. west of Summerfield
Location
Marshall County, Kansas
Status
Closed to all traffic
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.93333, -96.37000   (decimal degrees)
39°55'60" N, 96°22'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/724728/4423669 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Summerfield
Inventory numbers
KS 000580923003087 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18081 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2007)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
10

Categories 

Closed (2,405)
Kansas (2,693)
Marshall County, Kansas (97)
Owned by county (18,846)
Pony truss (15,046)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,549)
Structurally deficient (18,407)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,838)
Truss (29,433)
Wooden deck (5,863)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2016: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

Sources 

  • Nick Schmiedeler

Comments 

Robidoux Creek Bridge
Posted December 29, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This one has some interesting verticals.

Robidoux Creek Bridge
Posted December 29, 2016, by Nick Schmiedeler

Love this one - bit of a balancing act on both sides - still vertical, at least for now.....very very very-long-ago abandoned road to this one