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Deer Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

Missing from NBI after 2012.

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Deer Creek, 1.0 mi. north and 3.5 mi. west of Phillipsburg
Location
Phillips County, Kansas
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.77040, -99.39453   (decimal degrees)
39°46'13" N, 99°23'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/466210/4402348 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stuttgart
Land survey
T. 3 S., R. 18 W., Sec. 19
Inventory numbers
KS 000740601503320 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18385 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2012)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
20

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,759)
Kansas (2,704)
Lost (18,690)
One-lane traffic (7,424)
Owned by county (18,857)
Phillips County, Kansas (44)
Pony truss (15,052)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Structurally deficient (18,433)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,437)
Truss (29,448)
Wooden deck (5,864)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2017: Updated by Clark Vance: Location and status adjustment

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com