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Maple Hill Bridge

Photo 

Maple Hill Bridge

Waubonsee County Historical Society

BH Photo #458712

Map 

Description 

Composed of at least 2 large Parker through truss spans and a Pratt through truss. Picture shows an unfinished bridge so there were undoubtedly more spans involved.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Kansas River on Maple Hill Road
Location
Shawnee County, Kansas, and Wabaunsee County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1890's; replaced in 1975
Design
Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.12114, -96.02401   (decimal degrees)
39°07'16" N, 96°01'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/757280/4334438 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87037 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 23, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • October 23, 2019: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com