Rating:
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Branch Salt Creek Bridge

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Branch Salt Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in October 2010

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BH Photo #181902

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Salt Creek, 1.5 mi. east and 3.7 mi. north of Hunter
Location
Mitchell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 23.9 ft.
Deck width: 21.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.28766, -98.36815   (decimal degrees)
39°17'16" N, 98°22'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/554490/4348889 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blue Hill
Inventory numbers
KS 000620709503983 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18149 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Sufficiency rating: 86.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
30

Categories 

Arch (11,270)
Built 1936 (1,016)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Deck arch (10,507)
Kansas (2,728)
Mitchell County, Kansas (37)
Open (36,892)
Owned by county (18,920)
Span length under 25 feet (5,847)
Stone arch (2,674)
Total length under 25 feet (2,028)

Update Log 

  • October 11, 2010: New photo from Mike LeMasters

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters