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Rock Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2019

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BH Photo #446364

Map 

Description 

A 1970 pony truss that's been replaced (why??) by this concrete blah.....whatever.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on Dutch Hollow Road, 0.5 mi. east of Westmoreland
Location
Pottawatomie County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1970
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 91.8 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.39380, -96.39934   (decimal degrees)
39°23'38" N, 96°23'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/723957/4363705 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Westmoreland
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
50
Inventory numbers
KS 000750919403827 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18416 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 45.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 10, 2019: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler
  • April 24, 2017: Updated by Kevin Skow: Fine tuned location based on satellite data.

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