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Smoky Hill River Bridge

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Looking north into Lindsborg.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in August 2002

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BH Photo #111690

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Smoky Hill River on 1st Street
Location
McPherson County, Kansas
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1919; rehabilitated 1989
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 255.8 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.56595, -97.67291   (decimal degrees)
38°33'57" N, 97°40'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/615615/4269445 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lindsborg
Inventory numbers
KS 000590783704980 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
250

Update Log 

  • August 31, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added category "Lattice Railing"
  • August 31, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Corrected Street Name.
  • August 22, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Status - open to pedestrians only.
  • July 16, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • March 12, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added GPS Coordinates
  • February 27, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder
  • February 11, 2008: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

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