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Solomon River-Old K18 Bridge

Photo 

Solomon River Bridge

The Salina Journal: June 30 1965

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BH Photo #458387

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Solomon River on Old K18
Location
Ottawa County, Kansas
Status
Destroyed by flooding 1965 and not replaced
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.02741, -97.62051   (decimal degrees)
39°01'39" N, 97°37'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/619408/4320723 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 12 S., R. 3 W., Sec. 11
Inventory number
BH 86975 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Destroyed by flood (467)
Kansas (3,192)
Lost (24,733)
Lost 1965 (78)
Lost during 1960s (741)
Ottawa County, Kansas (29)
Owned by county (20,783)
Pin-connected (3,901)
Pratt through truss (5,390)
Pratt truss (9,297)
Through truss (15,062)
Truss (32,784)
Wooden deck (6,069)

Update Log 

  • October 16, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • October 16, 2019: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com