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Verdigris River-Pratt Rd. Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Verdigris River on P.5-17.7 Minor, 1.0 mi. west and 0.3 mi. north of Buffville
Location
Wilson County, Kansas
Status
Lost
History
Built 1908 by the Canton Bridge Co.
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
7-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 187.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.49049, -95.68002   (decimal degrees)
37°29'26" N, 95°40'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/263060/4152660 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Neodesha
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
30
Inventory numbers
KS 001030999506447 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18681 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2009)
Sufficiency rating: 19.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • June 7, 2011: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost
  • May 18, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Status description. This bridge may be lost.
  • March 10, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Builder and Edited History

Sources 

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

Comments 

Verdigris River Bridge
Posted March 10, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

KSHS Page:

http://khri.kansasgis.org/index.cfm?tab=details&in=205-0000-...

The bridge features the classic Canton Bridge Co. cresting.