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Neosho River Bridge

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This seven panel, pin connected Pratt through truss bridge spans a former channel of the Neosho River and is one of several metal truss bridges in the region. This picture was taken looking north towards the town of St. Paul.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in February 2008

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BH Photo #111218

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Neosho River on 42.5-17.6 Local, 1.0 mi. east and 2.6 mi. south of St. Paul
Location
Neosho County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built pre-1900
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 208.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.47745, -95.15225   (decimal degrees)
37°28'39" N, 95°09'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/309693/4150015 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Mound
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
40
Inventory numbers
KS 000671057506466 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18300 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 21.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • February 2, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited History.
  • February 27, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited "Overview" and "Design"
  • February 5, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

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