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Straight Creek K-63 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in April 2009

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BH Photo #136836

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Straight Creek on K-63 in Havensville
Location
Pottawatomie County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1957
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.50717, -96.07639   (decimal degrees)
39°30'26" N, 96°04'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/751364/4377141 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Havensville
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
565
Inventory numbers
KDOT 0075-B0029 (Kansas Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 18417 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 69.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,475)
Built 1928 (1,202)
Built during 1920s (10,112)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,184)
Deck arch (11,714)
Kansas (3,245)
Open (40,330)
Owned by state (16,271)
Pottawatomie County, Kansas (35)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,964)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,417)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Made slight adjustment to GPS Coordinates
  • April 10, 2009: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

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