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Little Arkansas River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick S. O'Donnell

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #242073

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Suspension bridge over Little Arkansas River at Halstead
Location
Halstead, Harvey County, Kansas
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Builder
- Orris L. Hinshaw
Design
Suspension
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00813, -97.50721   (decimal degrees)
38°00'29" N, 97°30'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/631051/4207768 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Halstead
Inventory number
BH 54179 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 27, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Builder and date
  • October 27, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • October 27, 2012: Added by Sheldon Wiens

Sources 

  • Flyover people - Pictures including plaque with builder and date
  • Sheldon Wiens
  • Flickr - A bunch of pictures from a prolific bridge photographer
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

Little Arkansas River Bridge
Posted October 27, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

One link further shows the bridge in stills from the movie.

http://www.georgeduning.com/soundtracks/Picnic/Picnic_Filmin...

A very noteworthy bridge.

Little Arkansas River Bridge
Posted October 27, 2012, by K. A. Erickson

According to this website the bridge appears in the background to one scene in the movie "Picnic".

http://www.georgeduning.com/soundtracks/Picnic/Picnic_Filmin...

There is another image of the bridge to be found here.

http://prairiedust.net/PrairieDust/index.php?showimage=610

Little Arkansas River Bridge
Posted October 27, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

The classic movie Picnic was filmed in this park. Anyone remember whether the bridge is in the movie?