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Branch Gypsum Creek Bridge

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Branch Gypsum Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in July 2010

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BH Photo #171227

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Overview
Two-panel bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over a branch of Gypsum Creek on Sioux Road, 1.0 mi. south and 0.6 mi. west of Roxbury
Location
McPherson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1912
Design
Two panel bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.53639, -97.43833   (decimal degrees)
38°32'11" N, 97°26'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/636109/4266487 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roxbury
Inventory numbers
KS 000590809405020 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18096 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2012)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 43.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
20

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2010: Updated by Matthew Lohry: Updated design type
  • July 29, 2010: New photo from Mike LeMasters

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters
  • Matt Lohry