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Mill Creek Bridge

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This one is a goner, sadly.

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in February 2017

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BH Photo #379909

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Facts 

Overview
Two-span pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on Kuenzli Creek Road, 1.5 mi. east and 0.5 mi. south of McFarland
Location
Wabaunsee County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1935
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 87.9 ft.
Total length: 149.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.05046, -96.21501   (decimal degrees)
39°03'02" N, 96°12'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/741005/4326068 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McFarland
Land survey
T. 11 S., R. 11 E., Sec. 32
Inventory numbers
KS 000990939504305 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18636 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2007)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
40

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

Sources 

  • Nick Schmiedeler

Comments 

Mill Creek Bridge
Posted February 22, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

This one is extant. Replaced by something with much less character.