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Ash Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in November 2017

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BH Photo #410391

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Ash Creek on a local road
Location
Washington County, Kansas
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 76.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.78699, -97.04727   (decimal degrees)
39°47'13" N, 97°02'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/667206/4405939 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington
Inventory numbers
KS 001010851103288 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 41205 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/1991)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
35

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2017: New photo from Nick Schmiedeler

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Ash Creek Bridge
Posted November 8, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

This spot tough to get to, finally came across property owner that showed me spot where bridge was, and was removed, about 1990. Road cut off at highway decades ago.