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Brock Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in February 2018

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BH Photo #418253

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over South Fork Solomon River, 7.5 mi. north of Tipton
Location
Mitchell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 129.9 ft.
Total length: 224.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.44882, -98.47086   (decimal degrees)
39°26'56" N, 98°28'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/545528/4366718 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mill Creek
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 000620699003763 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18168 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 43.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 17, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • January 19, 2014: Updated by Sheldon Wiens: Updated Name

Sources 

Comments 

Brock Bridge
Posted February 17, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

This one is great, incredible abutments, love the old Brock Bridge signs also

Brock Bridge
Posted January 22, 2014, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

That is great, Sheldon. I look forward to seeing your photographs, and I am sure that others on here do as well. I have never visited this bridge.

Brock Bridge
Posted January 19, 2014, by Sheldon Wiens (sheldon_wiens77 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I took photos of this bridge. I will post them as soon as I can get them uploaded onto the computer.