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Clear Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Camelback Parker pony truss bridge over Clear Creek, 6.5 mi. north and 0.5 mi. west of Baileyville
Location
Nemaha County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1970
Design
Camelback Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 9, 2003
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.93946, -96.19278   (decimal degrees)
39°56'22" N, 96°11'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/739851/4424811 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seneca NW
Inventory numbers
NRHP 03000360 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
KS 000660941503084 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18213 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 38.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
30

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,555)
Camelback truss (305)
Functionally obsolete (7,984)
Kansas (2,693)
NR-listed (2,844)
Nemaha County, Kansas (107)
Open (36,531)
Owned by county (18,847)
Parker pony truss (344)
Parker truss (1,519)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,791)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,930)
Truss (29,437)

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: Added category "Camelback truss"