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Cow Creek Bridge

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Cow Creek

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in August 2010

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BH Photo #172159

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Cow Creek on Avenue W, 0.5 mi. south and 8.9 mi. east of Sterling
Location
Rice County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.20250, -98.03889   (decimal degrees)
38°12'09" N, 98°02'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/584151/4228719 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nickerson
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
25
Inventory numbers
KS 000800743605480 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18447 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 42.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,476)
Functionally obsolete (7,182)
Have street view (25,400)
Kansas (3,046)
Open (38,205)
Owned by county (20,046)
Pony truss (15,692)
Rice County, Kansas (13)
Skewed (4,816)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,176)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,371)
Truss (31,215)
Warren pony truss (3,195)
Warren truss (6,246)

Update Log 

  • August 8, 2010: New photos from Mike LeMasters
  • June 29, 2010: New Street View added by Robert Elder

Sources 

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