Rating:
No votes cast

Chicken Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ron Reber in July 2019

Enlarge

BH Photo #452123

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Chicken Creek on a local road, 6.0 mi. west and 2.7 mi. south of Harveyville
Location
Wabaunsee County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1992
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.74389, -96.07528   (decimal degrees)
38°44'38" N, 96°04'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/754072/4292352 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Admire
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 000990955004727 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 41190 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Kansas (2,949)
Lost (21,303)
Lost 1992 (443)
Lost during 1990s (3,804)
Pony truss (15,556)
Replaced by new bridge (14,052)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,713)
Structurally deficient (16,982)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,574)
Truss (30,952)
Wabaunsee County, Kansas (31)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2019: New photos from Ron Reber

Sources 

  • Ron Reber

Comments 

Chicken Creek Bridge
Posted July 13, 2019, by Ron Reber

Listed as being Converse Road, Road sign lists it as Chicken Creek Road as does the Gazetteer.

Chicken Creek Bridge
Posted July 13, 2019, by Ron Reber

Used the original abutments. Laid up stone.