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Brazell Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking south

Photo taken by Robert Elder in June 2008

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BH Photo #116216

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Brazell Creek on Apache Road
Location
Woodson County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1958
Design
Six panel, pin connected, Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 124.0 ft.
Total length: 187.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.85901, -95.94922   (decimal degrees)
37°51'32" N, 95°56'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/240543/4194271 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Toronto
Inventory numbers
KS 001040969505944 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18684 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 51.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
40

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2017: Updated by Robert Elder: Lost.
  • January 25, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • June 30, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • KHRI - Kansas Historical Resources Inventory.

Comments 

Brazell Creek Bridge
Posted January 23, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge was demolished in 2015. Woodson County, like neighboring Wilson County, has very few remaining historic bridges today.

Brazell Creek Bridge
Posted May 23, 2016, by Les Wilhite (lesliewilhite [at] att [dot] net)

Believe it is to be replaced within the next 5 years.