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Lowell Dam Wagon Bridge

Photo 

Lowell Dam Wagon Bridge

looking west

Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #485540

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Shoal Creek on wagon road
Location
Lowell, Cherokee County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
10-panel Parker through truss
7-panel Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.05512, -94.70206   (decimal degrees)
37°03'18" N, 94°42'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/348660/4102341 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91217 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Cherokee County, Kansas (55)
Kansas (3,183)
Lost (24,184)
Lost 1955 (82)
Lost during 1950s (655)
Lowell, Kansas (2)
Parker through truss (1,284)
Parker truss (1,662)
Pony truss (16,095)
Pratt through truss (5,326)
Pratt truss (9,195)
Queenpost truss (256)
Replaced by new bridge (16,140)
Through truss (14,889)
Truss (32,502)

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • November 16, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com