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South Fork Big Nemaha River Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Joe Strathman

BH Photo #381299

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over South Fork Big Nemaha River on a local road
Location
Nemaha County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 1994
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.83333, -96.05000   (decimal degrees)
39°49'60" N, 96°02'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/752442/4413423 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seneca
Inventory numbers
KS 000660957103225 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 41097 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/1990)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 60.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1978)
150

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2017: Added photo from Joe Strathman