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Spring Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler

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BH Photo #432859

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Spring Creek, 1.5 mi. south and 2.0 mi. east of Smith Center
Location
Smith County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
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
+39.75667, -98.74167   (decimal degrees)
39°45'24" N, 98°44'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/522129/4400782 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bellaire
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000920671203340 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18598 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,000)
Kansas (2,860)
One-lane traffic (7,516)
Open (37,555)
Owned by county (19,114)
Pony truss (15,239)
Smith County, Kansas (67)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,224)
Structurally deficient (17,819)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,685)
Truss (30,008)
Wooden deck (5,898)

Update Log 

  • August 8, 2018: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler

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Spring Creek Bridge
Posted August 8, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

This one has been replaced