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Bazaar Stone Arch Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost triple span stone arch bridge
Location
Chase County, Kansas
Status
Lost
History
Built 1898, Demolished 1983.
Design
Triple span stone arch.
Inventory number
BH 43450 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,925)
Arch (11,551)
Built 1898 (287)
Built during 1890s (2,768)
Chase County, Kansas (107)
Cottonwood River (Kansas) (26)
Deck arch (10,800)
Kansas (3,087)
Lost (22,488)
Lost 1983 (97)
Lost during 1980s (1,212)
Stone arch (2,799)

Update Log 

  • July 14, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Edited Crosses and Categories
  • October 2, 2009: Added by Robert Elder

Sources 

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

Comments 

Bazaar Stone Arch Bridge
Posted June 4, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I am not completely aware of the circumstances surrounding the demolition of this bridge though apparently the decision to demolish it was very controversial.

William Least Heat Moon wrote about it in his book PrairyErth.

Bazaar Stone Arch Bridge
Posted June 4, 2010, by David A. Shaw (scpry1 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Why was the bridge demolished?

Bazaar Stone Arch Bridge
Posted June 3, 2010, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)