Rating:
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Branch Lake Shawnee Bridge

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Branch Lake Shawnee-deck

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt June 29, 2009

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BH Photo #272967

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Lake Shawnee on Berryton Road, 3.0 mi. east and 3.9 mi. south of US 40
Location
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1940
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 23.9 ft.
Total length: 23.9 ft.
Deck width: 32.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.98701, -95.63288   (decimal degrees)
38°59'13" N, 95°37'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/271955/4318632 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wakarusa
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
2,500
Inventory numbers
KS 000891003004389 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18523 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 72.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,420)
Built during 1940s (3,804)
Deck arch (10,660)
Have street view (24,753)
Kansas (2,914)
Open (38,078)
Owned by county (19,542)
Shawnee County, Kansas (71)
Span length under 25 feet (6,278)
Stone arch (2,744)
Topeka, Kansas (11)
Total length under 25 feet (2,203)

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • August 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited GPS Coordinates

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net