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Walnut Creek Bridge

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Walnut Creek Bridge

On paved well traveled road. Nice to look at and easy to get to. Unusal to find these stone bridges on paved roads.

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in October 2010

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BH Photo #181894

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Walnut Creek, 6.0 mi. north and 6.7 mi. east of Tipton
Location
Mitchell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Builder
- Works Progress Administration
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 26.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.42333, -98.34333   (decimal degrees)
39°25'24" N, 98°20'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/556521/4363961 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Glen Elder South
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
230
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000620460 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18172 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Sufficiency rating: 49.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,383)
Built 1936 (1,061)
Built during 1930s (10,922)
Deck arch (10,626)
Have street view (24,552)
Kansas (2,903)
Mitchell County, Kansas (37)
Open (37,871)
Owned by county (19,445)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,452)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,382)
Works Progress Administration (244)

Update Log 

  • September 27, 2014: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens
  • October 10, 2010: New photo from Mike LeMasters
  • August 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Builder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike LeMasters
  • Sheldon Wiens