Rating:
5 votes

Big Blue River Tributary Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Big Blue River Tributary
Location
Riley County, Kansas
Status
Abandoned
Design
Skewed stone arch culvert
Also called
Cleburne Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.53144, -96.63444   (decimal degrees)
39°31'53" N, 96°38'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/703307/4378426 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blue Rapids SW
Inventory number
BH 48787 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,329)
Arch (11,511)
Big Blue River (Kansas-Missouri) (21)
Deck arch (10,762)
Kansas (3,015)
Riley County, Kansas (22)
Stone arch (2,784)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2011: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

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

Comments 

Big Blue River Tributary Bridge
Posted May 18, 2011, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks Nathan. Much appreciated.

Big Blue River Tributary Bridge
Posted May 18, 2011, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Nice little bridge! I added a couple of the Panoramio photos from Google maps into the links section so you can get to them quickly.

Big Blue River Tributary Bridge
Posted May 18, 2011, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This is a rare example of a skewed stone arch bridge. Images can be seen on Google Earth.