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Illinois Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2018

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BH Photo #424028

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Illinois Creek, 2.0 mi. north and 0.1 mi. west of Havana
Location
Montgomery County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1979
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 121.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.12528, -95.96417   (decimal degrees)
37°07'31" N, 95°57'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/236661/4112883 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Caney NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000630969906960 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18183 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1935 (1,675)
Built during 1930s (10,821)
Kansas (2,793)
Montgomery County, Kansas (54)
Open (37,495)
Owned by county (19,128)
Pony truss (15,200)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,956)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,745)
Truss (29,916)

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2018: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Illinois Creek Bridge
Posted April 16, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

lovely little spot