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Turkey Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Turkey Creek on 17th. Avenue, 3.0 mi. east and 5.7 mi. south of Mcpherson
Location
McPherson County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1925
Design
Riveted Double Intersectional Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 36.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.28694, -97.61167   (decimal degrees)
38°17'13" N, 97°36'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/621418/4238564 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McPherson SE
Inventory numbers
KS 000590791005362 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18102 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2013)
Sufficiency rating: 100.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
25

Update Log 

  • June 20, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost
  • March 12, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Design, Design Description, and Added Street View

Sources 

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

Comments 

Turkey Creek Bridge
Posted June 20, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This unusual pony truss (possibly a Bedstead), has been replaced.