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Manley Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2019

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BH Photo #446389

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Manley Creek, 3.0 mi. south and 3.5 mi. east of Summerfield
Location
Marshall County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95879, -96.28577   (decimal degrees)
39°57'32" N, 96°17'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/731840/4426711 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Summerfield
Land survey
T. 1 S., R. 10 E., Sec. 15
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000580931503060 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18062 (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: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,124)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (425)
Kansas (2,911)
Marshall County, Kansas (98)
Open (38,017)
Owned by county (19,517)
Pony truss (15,459)
Pratt pony truss (3,323)
Pratt truss (8,402)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,530)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,436)
Truss (30,721)
Wooden deck (5,975)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2019: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Manley Creek Bridge
Posted April 10, 2019, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

If visiting, watch nails sticking up out of planks ....lots of them....great little open pony