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Walnut Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in December 2017

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BH Photo #415237

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Walnut Creek, 0.5 mi. north of Womer
Location
Smith County, Kansas
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 37.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Inventory numbers
KS 000920675003026 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18603 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,065)
Closed (2,500)
Kansas (2,844)
Owned by county (19,009)
Pony truss (15,188)
Smith County, Kansas (67)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,071)
Structurally deficient (18,032)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,135)
Truss (29,878)

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2017: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler

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Walnut Creek Bridge
Posted December 28, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Located spot where bridge was, now a low-water crossing