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Paradise Creek Bridge

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Paradise Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in September 2011

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BH Photo #214959

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Paradise Creek, 2.0 mi. west and 1.0 mi. north of Paradise
Location
Russell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.9 ft.
Total length: 32.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.12833, -98.94494   (decimal degrees)
39°07'42" N, 98°56'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/504758/4331018 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paradise NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
40
Inventory numbers
KS 000840647004202 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18476 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 47.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,383)
Built 1915 (1,160)
Built during 1910s (9,084)
Deck arch (10,626)
Kansas (2,904)
Open (37,871)
Owned by county (19,450)
Russell County, Kansas (34)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,453)
Stone arch (2,732)
Structurally deficient (17,479)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,382)

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2011: New photo from Mike LeMasters
  • August 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited GPS Coordinates

Sources 

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