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Ogeese Creek Bridge

Photos 

Side view from the south.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in January 2005

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BH Photo #112582

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Neosho River, 0.5 mi. west and 3.9 mi. south of Erie
Location
Neosho County, Kansas
Status
Destroyed by severe storm.
History
Built 1905 by A.M. Blodgett, Kansas City, MO.
Design
Four panel, pin connected, Bedstead Pratt pony truss.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 92.8 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.51667, -95.25169   (decimal degrees)
37°30'60" N, 95°15'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/301003/4154572 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shaw
Inventory numbers
KS 000671047006409 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18288 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2005)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
20

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • October 24, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Categories
  • July 30, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Categories.
  • March 1, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder

Sources 

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