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Smoky Hill River Arch Bridge

Photo 

Smoky Hill River Arch Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #502360

Facts 

Overview
Lost concrete through arch bridge over Smoky Hill River on Rain Road
Location
Chapman, Dickinson County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1923
Design
Marsh arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.96704, -97.01986   (decimal degrees)
38°58'01" N, 97°01'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/671550/4314983 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93832 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,662)
Built 1923 (641)
Built during 1920s (10,259)
Chapman, Kansas (1)
Dickinson County, Kansas (57)
Kansas (3,269)
Lost (28,561)
Lost 1980 (108)
Lost during 1980s (1,533)
Marsh arch (71)
Owned by county (21,616)
Rainbow arch (257)
Replaced by new bridge (19,427)

Update Log 

  • August 4, 2021: Updated by Luke: Corrected city name; Changed type to Marsh Arch
  • August 4, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Luke