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Blue Stem Creek Bridge

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Blue Stem Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Mike LeMasters in September 2011

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BH Photo #214931

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Blue Stem Creek, 2.0 mi. south of Lucas
Location
Russell County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.02500, -98.54333   (decimal degrees)
39°01'30" N, 98°32'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/539529/4319650 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lucas
Inventory numbers
KS 000840691004343 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18468 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Sufficiency rating: 97.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
15

Categories 

Arch (11,199)
Built 1936 (1,012)
Built during 1930s (10,582)
Deck arch (10,437)
Kansas (2,705)
Open (36,591)
Owned by county (18,855)
Russell County, Kansas (33)
Span length under 25 feet (5,769)
Stone arch (2,651)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2011: New photos from Mike LeMasters

Sources 

  • Mike LeMasters