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Prairie Dog Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Prairie Dog Creek, 2.5 mi. south and 4.0 mi. west of Long Island
Location
Phillips County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 65.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.91611, -99.60889   (decimal degrees)
39°54'58" N, 99°36'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/447961/4418623 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Long Island
Inventory numbers
KS 000740579003109 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18397 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2006)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 97.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
20

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,806)
Kansas (2,731)
Lost (18,942)
Owned by county (18,923)
Phillips County, Kansas (44)
Pony truss (15,085)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,015)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,526)
Truss (29,552)

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost.

Sources 

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