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Riley Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Robert Elder

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BH Photo #110307

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Bedstead pony truss bridge over Riley Creek, 6.0 mi. south and 1.8 mi. east of Belleville
Location
Republic County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pin-connected, 2-panel bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.8 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.74007, -97.59911   (decimal degrees)
39°44'24" N, 97°35'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/620033/4399846 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wayne
Inventory numbers
KS 000790791803360 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18429 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
10

Update Log 

  • July 24, 2017: New Street View added by Robert Elder
  • January 10, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Added category "Bedstead pony truss"
  • September 27, 2014: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens
  • March 4, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • July 30, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Updated Categories.
  • July 14, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder
  • February 28, 2008: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited "Overview" and "Design Description"

Sources 

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

Comments 

Riley Creek Bridge
Posted July 24, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I just added a 2016 Streetview from a nearby road. This one appears to have been replaced.

Riley Creek Bridge
Posted September 28, 2014, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Took a wrong turn! ;-)

Riley Creek Bridge
Posted September 27, 2014, by Don Morrison

LOL. Makes you wonder what the streetview vehicle was doing way out in the sticks on such a little traveled road.