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Muddy Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Muddy Creek, 1.0 mi. south and 0.5 mi. east of Woodlawn
Location
Nemaha County, Kansas
Status
Lost
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 55.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.77000, -95.85333   (decimal degrees)
39°46'12" N, 95°51'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/255606/4406124 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woodlawn
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000660977503309 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18230 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,261)
Kansas (3,085)
Lost (22,465)
Nemaha County, Kansas (110)
One-lane traffic (7,539)
Owned by county (20,113)
Pony truss (15,731)
Replaced by new bridge (15,006)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,035)
Structurally deficient (15,701)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,996)
Truss (31,317)
Wooden deck (6,002)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Bridge has been replaced.

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Muddy Creek Bridge
Posted November 1, 2008, by Robert Elder (bass-tbn [at] ku [dot] edu)

Bridge has been replaced with a UCEB.