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Walker Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in August 2001

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BH Photo #112645

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Walker Creek, 3.0 mi. south and 0.5 mi. east of Gorham
Location
Russell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.84164, -99.00835   (decimal degrees)
38°50'30" N, 99°00'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/499275/4299204 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Walker
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 000840639804600 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18485 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 78.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,381)
Built 1937 (741)
Built during 1930s (10,921)
Deck arch (10,624)
Functionally obsolete (7,637)
Kansas (2,903)
Open (37,870)
Owned by county (19,422)
Russell County, Kansas (34)
Span length under 25 feet (6,221)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,380)

Update Log 

  • September 28, 2011: New photo from Mike LeMasters
  • March 17, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • March 2, 2008: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

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