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Jordan Branch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ruth Reynolds in August 2008

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BH Photo #122860

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Jordan Branch on Osawatomie Rd.
Location
Miami County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Riveted, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.45358, -94.93690   (decimal degrees)
38°27'13" N, 94°56'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/330990/4257920 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Osawatomie
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
41
Inventory numbers
KS 000611079005125 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18107 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

4-panel truss (267)
Kansas (3,004)
Lost (22,102)
Miami County, Kansas (83)
Owned by county (19,979)
Pony truss (15,662)
Pratt pony truss (3,461)
Pratt truss (8,675)
Replaced by new bridge (14,755)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,576)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,959)
Truss (31,108)

Update Log 

  • December 10, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • February 10, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Made slight adjustment to GPS Coordinates.
  • January 19, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Future Prospects - bridge is doomed.
  • November 16, 2008: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Bridge location and crossing updated.
  • September 2, 2008: New photos from Ruth Reynolds

Sources 

  • Ruth Reynolds - ruthmusic [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Rick Mattioni
  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth

Comments 

Jordan Branch Bridge
Posted January 19, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Bridge is scheduled for replacement via funds from President Obama's Stimulus Package.

http://www.republic-online.com/200903041738/news/miami-count...