East Riley Creek Bridge
East Riley Creek Bridge on Queen Road from the West
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One of the three spans of a bridge that originally spanned the Republican River near the now defunct town of Warwick. It was relocated here in 1953.
This is the other surviving span: http://bridgehunter.com/ks/republic/riley-creek/
- Pratt through truss bridge over Riley Creek, 2.0 mi. south and 0.2 mi. east of Belleville
- Republic County, Kansas
- Open to traffic
- Built 1899 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
- - Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
- 6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Length of largest span: 102.0 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 4, 1990
- Also called
- Warwick Bridge (1 of 3 spans)
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +39.78359, -97.63033 (decimal degrees)
39°47'01" N, 97°37'49" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 14/617284/4404635 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Land survey
- T. 3 S., R. 3 W., Sec. 14, and 23
- Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
- Inventory numbers
- KS 000790789203300 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 89002176 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 18428 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of August 2013)
- Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 21.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com
- October 11, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added new information
- February 19, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info and imported photos
- December 4, 2013: Photo imported by Clark Vance
- April 22, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited History, Design, and Number of Main Spans
- December 15, 2009: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Name to agree with NRHP listing, and to avoid confusion with another 1899 Wrought Iron Bridge Co. structure nearby.
- June 8, 2009: Updated by Robert Elder
- Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
- Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
- Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com