Rating:
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Tributary to Fall River Bridge

Photos 

North Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in July 2011

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BH Photo #203437

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete stringer bridge over Tributary to Fall River on Newton Road
Location
Wilson County, Kansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Design
Concrete culvert
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 8.5 ft.
Total length: 26.9 ft.
Deck width: 36.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.45778, -95.72472   (decimal degrees)
37°27'28" N, 95°43'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/259002/4149143 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Neodesha
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
59
Inventory numbers
KS 000000001030500 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 49059 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 86.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1930 (1,616)
Built during 1930s (10,892)
Culvert (1,136)
Kansas (2,887)
Open (37,736)
Owned by county (19,215)
Span length under 25 feet (6,187)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,320)
Wilson County, Kansas (35)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2011: Updated by David Backlin: Added NBI info
  • July 6, 2011: Added by David Backlin

Sources 

Comments 

Branch of Fall Creek Bridge
Posted July 6, 2011, by Matt Lohry

Even so, this bridge is a million times better looking than any modern UCEB!! :>)

Branch of Fall Creek Bridge
Posted July 6, 2011, by David Backlin (us71 [at] cox [dot] net)

No, it's not much to look at, but the flared design got my attention. I apologize for the low quality: I had a severe t-storm about 10 minutes behind me so I was in a bit of a hurry