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Arkansas River Bridge

Photo 

Photo uploaded by Art S.

View this photo at historicpreservationalliance.com

BH Photo #476019

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Arkansas River on Douglas Avenue
Location
Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas
Status
No longer exists, apparently most or all spans were relocated to other locations in 1908
History
Built 1872
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Douglas Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.68541, -97.34360   (decimal degrees)
37°41'07" N, 97°20'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/646051/4172201 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89937 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,754)
Built 1872 (109)
Built during 1870s (1,142)
Kansas (3,219)
Lost (25,749)
Lost 1908 (52)
Lost during 1900s (334)
Pratt through truss (5,528)
Pratt truss (9,499)
Sedgwick County, Kansas (22)
Through truss (15,460)
Truss (33,424)
Wichita, Kansas (13)

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2020: New photo from Art Suckewer

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com