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Branch Sand Creek Bridge

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Branch Sand Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Sand Creek, 1.4 mi. north and 2.0 mi. west of Lacrosse
Location
Rush County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1942
Builder
- Works Progress Administration
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.0 ft.
Total length: 38.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 7, 2014
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.56000, -99.34667   (decimal degrees)
38°33'36" N, 99°20'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/469796/4268008 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Crosse
Inventory numbers
KS 000830603004986 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 14000120 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 18461 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
50

Categories 

Arch (11,237)
Built 1942 (213)
Built during 1940s (3,607)
Deck arch (10,476)
Kansas (2,721)
NR-listed (2,842)
Open (36,831)
Owned by county (18,904)
Rush County, Kansas (12)
Span length under 25 feet (5,826)
Stone arch (2,660)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,918)
Works Progress Administration (241)

Update Log 

  • August 9, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added builder & NRHP info

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