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Rock Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in November 2017

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BH Photo #410259

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Rock Creek, 3.0 mi. north of Berwick
Location
Nemaha County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.97667, -95.84500   (decimal degrees)
39°58'36" N, 95°50'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/257051/4429044 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sabetha
Inventory numbers
KS 000660979003026 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18238 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 38.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,670)
Functionally obsolete (8,043)
Kansas (2,721)
Nemaha County, Kansas (110)
Open (36,822)
Owned by county (18,903)
Pony truss (15,068)
Skewed (4,698)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,702)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,916)
Truss (29,505)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Rock Creek Bridge
Posted November 7, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

also open to TRAFFIC.....

Rock Creek Bridge
Posted November 6, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

So dang close to NE, should have hopped across for a second, solid, neat little bridge, open to yraffic, could go another 87 years