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Sellens Creek Bridge

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Sellens Creek Bridge

Notice the angle of the bridge at the water channel.

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in September 2011

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BH Photo #215341

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Sellens Creek, 11.5 mi. south and 2.0 mi. east of Russell
Location
Russell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1918
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.8 ft.
Total length: 36.1 ft.
Deck width: 21.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.72342, -98.80059   (decimal degrees)
38°43'24" N, 98°48'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/517334/4286103 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Susank
Land survey
T. 15 S., R. 13 W., Sec. 30
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
91
Inventory numbers
KS 000000000840260 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18471 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 97 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,381)
Built 1918 (457)
Built during 1910s (9,081)
Deck arch (10,624)
Kansas (2,903)
Open (37,869)
Owned by county (19,429)
Russell County, Kansas (34)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,451)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,380)

Update Log 

  • September 28, 2011: New photos from Mike LeMasters
  • August 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Overview

Sources 

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