Kansas cantilever

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This is a group of similar small-scale cantilever truss bridges, primarily seen in Kansas but with one known example in Nebraska.

Marais Des Cygnes River K-152 Bridge (Linn County, Kansas)
Built 1938; demolished 2009
Lost through truss bridge over Marais Des Cygnes River on K-152 in La Cygne
Replaced by new bridge

Neosho River Bridge (Lyon County, Kansas)
Built 1940
Through truss bridge over Neosho River, 0.5 mi. west of Neosho Rapids
Open to traffic

Neosho River K-47 Bridge (Neosho County, Kansas)
Built 1937, demolished ca. 2013-2014
Lost cantilever truss bridge over Neosho River on K-47
Replaced by a new bridge

Neosho River US 75 Bridge (Coffey County, Kansas)
Built 1934; replaced 2006
Lost through truss bridge over Neosho River on US 75
Replaced by new bridge

Red Cloud Bridge (Webster County, Nebraska)
Built 1935
Through truss bridge over Republican River on US 281, 2 mi. south of Red Cloud
Open to traffic

Republican River US 24 Bridge (Clay County, Kansas)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1983; replaced 2005
Lost cantilevered through truss bridge over Republican River on US 24
No longer exists

Shaw Bridge (Neosho County, Kansas)
Built 1954
Lost Cantilever through truss bridge over Neosho River on 160th Road, 0.4 mi. west of Shaw
Lost