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Elm Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in January 2018

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BH Photo #416960

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Elm Creek, 1.0 mi. west and 4.5 mi. south of Eskridge
Location
Wabaunsee County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.79016, -96.13132   (decimal degrees)
38°47'25" N, 96°07'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/749158/4297400 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Wabaunsee
Land survey
T. 14 S., R. 12 E., Sec. 31
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
15
Inventory numbers
KS 000990949004664 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18631 (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: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Kansas (2,949)
Lost (21,299)
Lost 2014 (257)
Lost during 2010s (2,501)
Owned by county (19,729)
Pony truss (15,556)
Replaced by new bridge (14,048)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,709)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,570)
Truss (30,948)
Wabaunsee County, Kansas (31)
Wooden deck (5,990)

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2018: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Elm Creek Bridge
Posted January 27, 2018, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Was hoping for more out of this one.