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Western Street Bridge

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Hise Creek on Western Street
Location
Pottawatomie County, Kansas
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced 2016
Design
3-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Also called
Hise Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.48777, -96.17447   (decimal degrees)
39°29'16" N, 96°10'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/742998/4374718 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Onaga
Inventory number
BH 41150 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added stuff and fixed typo.
  • October 31, 2021: Updated by Aaron Hall: Bridge has been replaced. Also corrected street name to Western Street.
  • February 12, 2016: New Street View added by Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Aaron Hall - ahall [at] vitaphone [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Hise Creek Bridge
Posted October 31, 2021, by Aaron Hall (ahall [at] vitaphone [dot] net)

This bridge has indeed been replaced. Here's a couple photos of the new bridge.

Hise Creek Bridge
Posted February 12, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge was not considered eligible for the NRHP. It was scheduled for demolition in 2015 and is probably lost.