Rating:
2 votes

Six Mile Creek Bridge

Photos 

94 years young in 2017, looking south

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in January 2017

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BH Photo #375654

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Rainbow arch bridge over Six Mile Creek on SW 97th Street, 1.5 mi. west of Wakarusa
Location
Shawnee County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1923
Design
Concrete pony arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.89186, -95.72486   (decimal degrees)
38°53'31" N, 95°43'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/263672/4308306 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wakarusa
Inventory numbers
KS 000890991904525 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18549 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2016)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 43.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
150

Update Log 

  • January 11, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Added category "Marsh arch (standard)"
  • January 11, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler
  • April 30, 2013: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • December 8, 2009: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Marsh arch to Categories

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Nick Schmiedeler

Comments 

Six Mile Creek Bridge
Posted January 11, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Neat old concrete beauty. Local mutt a photo opp bonus.