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RS 259 Bridge

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Street View 

Description 

Actually a pair of culverts over the road leading west out of Drexel, MO into KS.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over tributary of North Sugar Creek just west of state line at Drexel, MO.
Location
Miami County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1967
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 26.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.47569, -94.61802   (decimal degrees)
38°28'32" N, 94°37'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/358860/4259836 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Drexel
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000610090 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18136 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Sufficiency rating: 77.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
319

Categories 

Arch (11,264)
Built during 1930s (10,689)
Deck arch (10,501)
Have street view (22,563)
Kansas (2,728)
Miami County, Kansas (80)
Open (36,881)
Owned by county (18,920)
Span length under 25 feet (5,847)
Structurally deficient (18,550)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,931)

Update Log 

  • November 25, 2011: Updated by Clark Vance: creek name, street view, and description

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Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com