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Sappa Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Sappa Creek on Road A, 10.0 mi. north and 5.5 mi. west of Norton
Location
Norton County, Kansas, and Furnas County, Nebraska
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920; replaced 1996
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00167, -99.99262   (decimal degrees)
40°00'06" N, 99°59'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/415271/4428414 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilsonville
Inventory numbers
KS 000690537403000 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 41121 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/1990)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1979)
15

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Moved wayward pin. Added Furnas Co. Nebraska - bridge was on State Line.

Sources 

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