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Big Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in August 2001

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BH Photo #112644

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span stone arch bridge over Big Creek on 177th Street, 1.0 mi. east and 5.5 mi. south of Gorham
Location
Russell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 85.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.80487, -99.00196   (decimal degrees)
38°48'18" N, 99°00'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/499829/4295122 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Walker
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 000840641104646 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18467 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 41.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,366)
Built 1902 (448)
Built during 1900s (6,540)
Deck arch (10,615)
Functionally obsolete (7,706)
Kansas (2,866)
Open (37,711)
Owned by county (19,148)
Russell County, Kansas (34)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,328)
Stone arch (2,724)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,177)

Update Log 

  • January 21, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • March 2, 2008: New photo from Robert Elder

Sources 

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