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Elk Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Elk Creek, 2.0 mi. east and 1.6 mi. south of Earlton
Location
Neosho County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a low water crossing.
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.56484, -95.43417   (decimal degrees)
37°33'53" N, 95°26'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/285012/4160319 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
KS 000671027006346 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18292 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 2000)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.00 (out of 100)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,759)
Kansas (2,702)
Lost (18,689)
Neosho County, Kansas (41)
Owned by county (18,854)
Pony truss (15,050)
Replaced by new bridge (12,385)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,576)
Structurally deficient (18,432)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,857)
Truss (29,446)

Update Log 

  • July 20, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Moved pin to bridge location. Lost.

Sources 

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