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Snake Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Snake Creek on K-8.4 Local, 2.0 mi. west of Benedict
Location
Wilson County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 43.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.62667, -95.77667   (decimal degrees)
37°37'36" N, 95°46'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/254960/4168020 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Middletown
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10
Inventory numbers
KS 001030989006264 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18678 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2009)
Sufficiency rating: 32 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,064)
Kansas (2,844)
Lost (19,737)
One-lane traffic (7,501)
Owned by county (19,008)
Pony truss (15,187)
Replaced by new bridge (13,072)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,068)
Structurally deficient (18,036)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,134)
Truss (29,877)
Wilson County, Kansas (35)
Wooden deck (5,894)

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost.

Sources 

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