Rating:
2 votes

Brush Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2017

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BH Photo #386469

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Brush Creek, 0.9 mi. south of Coyville
Location
Wilson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 18.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.3 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 2, 1985
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.67831, -95.89681   (decimal degrees)
37°40'42" N, 95°53'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/244533/4174072 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coyville
Land survey
T. 27 S., R. 14 E., Sec. 20
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85001419 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
KS 000000001030440 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18667 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 54.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
95

Categories 

Arch (11,199)
Built during 1930s (10,582)
Deck arch (10,437)
Have street view (22,093)
Kansas (2,705)
NR-listed (2,844)
Open (36,593)
Owned by county (18,855)
Span length under 25 feet (5,769)
Stone arch (2,651)
Structurally deficient (18,441)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Wilson County, Kansas (35)

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2017: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • April 12, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

Sources 

  • Nick Schmiedeler
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Brush Creek Bridge
Posted April 12, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Wow a very pleasant surprise with this one, except for a number of stones missing on the very top, this one is still very tight fitting and great looking, possibly some rehab work done the last few decades. A real beauty.