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Sumnerville Station Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Robert L Elder

BH Photo #103171

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Solomon River on Quaker Road
Location
Ottawa County, Kansas
Status
Closed
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 175.8 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.19764, -97.74487   (decimal degrees)
39°11'52" N, 97°44'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/608382/4339459 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minneapolis North
Average daily traffic (as of 2001)
25
Inventory numbers
KS 000720775904105 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18363 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2013)
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: 25 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 7, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Status based on forum comment.
  • March 17, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Made slight adjustment to GPS Coordinates
  • September 6, 2006: Posted photos from Robert L Elder

Sources 

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

Comments 

Sumnerville Station Bridge
Posted July 4, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks for the update. Hopefully it will be retained. Parker pony trusses are rather uncommon.

Sumnerville Station Bridge
Posted July 4, 2016, by Anonymous

This bridge is no longer in use.