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Branch North Fork Solomon River Bridge

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Overview
Queenpost pony truss bridge over a branch of North Fork Solomon River, 2.5 mi. south and 2.0 mi. east of Speed
Location
Phillips County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Queenpost pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64028, -99.38333   (decimal degrees)
39°38'25" N, 99°22'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/467107/4387903 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Speed
Inventory numbers
KS 000740603103500 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18378 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
10

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2016: Updated by Robert Elder: This is a Queenpost pony truss.

Sources 

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