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Main Street-Sand Creek Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Circa 1907

Old Postcard view

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BH Photo #454423

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sand Creek on Main Street
Location
Newton, Harvey County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
6-panel, Pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.05998, -97.34479   (decimal degrees)
38°03'36" N, 97°20'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/645209/4213763 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86350 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Harvey County, Kansas (43)
Kansas (3,004)
King Bridge Co. (325)
Lost (22,103)
Newton, Kansas (9)
Owned by state (15,068)
Pratt through truss (4,954)
Pratt truss (8,675)
Replaced by new bridge (14,756)
Through truss (13,951)
Truss (31,109)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and truss type
  • August 16, 2019: New photos from Dana and Kay Klein

Sources 

Comments 

Main Street-Sand Creek Bridge (Old)
Posted August 16, 2019, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

This is one of prettiest Kings Iíve ever seen!