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Carlisle Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Nick Schmiedeler in April 2017

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BH Photo #386460

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Verdigris River on Carlisle Road
Location
Woodson County, Kansas
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
Branch Verdigris River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.73926, -95.93511   (decimal degrees)
37°44'21" N, 95°56'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/241367/4180942 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coyville
Inventory numbers
KS 001040971406108 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 18683 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2008)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 26.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2001)
55

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,144)
Built during 1920s (8,874)
Closed (2,442)
Kansas (2,730)
Owned by county (18,923)
Pony truss (15,085)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,015)
Structurally deficient (18,552)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,701)
Truss (29,552)
Woodson County, Kansas (15)

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2017: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Carlisle Road Bridge
Posted April 12, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

Cool !! Backwoods nature biker guy passing by told me water recently over top railing....wow. Neat little bridge tucked up close to lake, closed off to traffic for some time apparently.