Rating:
4 votes

Paradise Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in November 2006

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BH Photo #111765

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Paradise Creek, 1.0 mi. east and 2.0 mi. south of Paradise
Location
Russell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1917
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 23.9 ft.
Total length: 23.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.08862, -98.89153   (decimal degrees)
39°05'19" N, 98°53'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/509380/4326616 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paradise
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
25
Inventory numbers
KS 000840653004248 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18478 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 68.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,530)
Built 1917 (615)
Built during 1910s (9,245)
Deck arch (10,782)
Flared (405)
Kansas (3,052)
Open (38,207)
Owned by county (20,050)
Russell County, Kansas (34)
Span length under 25 feet (6,524)
Stone arch (2,791)
Total length under 25 feet (2,328)

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2011: New photos from Mike LeMasters
  • March 2, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates.
  • February 13, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

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