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Middle Cedar Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in December 2017

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BH Photo #415152

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Middle Cedar Creek, 1.5 mi. south and 1.0 mi. east of Kensington
Location
Smith County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.74167, -99.01167   (decimal degrees)
39°44'30" N, 99°00'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/499000/4399085 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kirwin
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
20
Inventory numbers
KS 000920641903360 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18580 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,997)
Kansas (2,860)
Lost (19,927)
One-lane traffic (7,513)
Owned by county (19,092)
Pony truss (15,232)
Replaced by new bridge (13,199)
Smith County, Kansas (67)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,216)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,669)
Truss (29,972)
Wooden deck (5,897)

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2017: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler

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Middle Cedar Creek Bridge
Posted December 27, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

This one has been replaced