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Prairie Dog Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in July 2008

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BH Photo #116303

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Prairie Dog Creek, 3.0 mi. north and 4.0 mi. east of Long Island
Location
Phillips County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 65.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.99866, -99.46129   (decimal degrees)
39°59'55" N, 99°27'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/460623/4427709 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woodruff
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 000740593903003 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18404 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Kansas (3,046)
Lost (22,238)
Owned by county (20,046)
Phillips County, Kansas (44)
Pony truss (15,692)
Replaced by UCEB (27)
Replaced by new bridge (14,832)
Riveted (2,052)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,601)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,972)
Truss (31,215)
Warren pony truss (3,195)
Warren truss (6,245)

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2018: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler
  • March 4, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • July 14, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited categories
  • July 1, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • KHRI - Kansas Historical Resources Inventory.
  • Nick Schmiedeler - nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com

Comments 

Prairie Dog Creek Bridge
Posted August 5, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

This one has been replaced