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South Wea Creek Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over South Wea Creek on a local road, 5.9 mi. north and 0.3 mi. west of Louisberg
Location
Miami County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1915; replaced 1991
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 45.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.70786, -94.68420   (decimal degrees)
38°42'28" N, 94°41'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/353559/4285704 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bucyrus
Land survey
. 15 S., R. 25 E., Sec. 31
Inventory numbers
KS 000611105204781 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 41063 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/1990)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1979)
15

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,135)
Built during 1910s (8,803)
Kansas (2,728)
Lost (18,933)
Lost 1991 (293)
Lost during 1990s (3,716)
Miami County, Kansas (80)
Pony truss (15,080)
Replaced by new bridge (12,561)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,733)
Structurally deficient (18,550)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,931)
Truss (29,543)