Rating:
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Day Road Bridge

Photo 

Day Road Bridge

Photo taken by Aaron Hall in July 2015

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #331301

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Vermillion River on Day Road, 5.0 mi. south and 1.0 mi. east of Onaga
Location
Pottawatomie County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1915
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 22.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 22, 1986
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.41944, -96.14622   (decimal degrees)
39°25'10" N, 96°08'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/745667/4367211 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Onaga
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
80
Inventory numbers
NRHP 86003354 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
KS 000750947003800 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18411 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 60.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,404)
Built during 1910s (9,116)
Deck arch (10,645)
Kansas (2,905)
NR-listed (2,860)
Open (37,985)
Owned by county (19,504)
Pottawatomie County, Kansas (25)
Span length under 25 feet (6,257)
Stone arch (2,740)
Total length under 25 feet (2,196)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2015: New photo from Aaron Hall

Sources 

  • Aaron Hall - ahall [at] vitaphone [dot] net

Comments 

Day Road Bridge
Posted August 15, 2009, by shane miller (shanemiller [at] earthlink [dot] net)

This is a wonderful small stone arch bridge with a large arched cottonwood tree fifty feet away to accent the bridge. More attention should be given to the tourist access way that was constructed to allow better visitation.