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Elk River Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Elk River Bridge (Old)

1909 view

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #496106

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Elk River on N Penn Avenue
Location
Independence, Montgomery County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.26336, -95.70890   (decimal degrees)
37°15'48" N, 95°42'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/259782/4127528 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92863 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Independence, Kansas (9)
Kansas (3,228)
Lost (26,122)
Montgomery County, Kansas (56)
Owned by township (2,929)
Replaced by new bridge (17,669)
Through truss (15,605)
Truss (33,692)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Elk River Bridge (Old)
Posted April 26, 2021, by Geoff Hubbs (geoffrey [dot] hubbs [at] att [dot] net)

Corrected

Elk River Bridge (Old)
Posted April 25, 2021, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

This would be Montgomery County, KS....