Rating:
2 votes

Southeast Stone Arch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ron Reber in October 2017

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BH Photo #405695

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Lake Wabaunsee on E. Flint Hills Drive
Location
Wabaunsee County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937-1938 with funding from the WPA
Builders
- John Brink
- Works Progress Administration
Design
Three span stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 6.9 ft.
Total length: 29.8 ft.
Deck width: 29.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 30, 2009
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.85333, -96.18833   (decimal degrees)
38°51'12" N, 96°11'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/743990/4304258 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Wabaunsee
Inventory numbers
NRHP 09001171 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
KS 000990943004581 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18627 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 40.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
100

Update Log 

  • October 9, 2017: New photos from Ron Reber
  • January 15, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited multiple categories. Bridge was recenly listed on the NRHP.

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Ron Reber