Wea Creek Bowstring Arch Truss Bridge

Grounds of the Kansas State Historical Society, 6425 SE 6ht Ave.
Topeka, Kansas

Historic Document

Wea Creek Bowstring Arch Truss Bridge is located in Shawnee County, Kansas certified as a historic location on Friday May 09, 2003. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Road-Related. Wea Creek Bowstring Arch Truss Bridge was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering, Transportation.

Wea Creek Bowstring Arch Truss Bridge Information

Other Name: Metal Truss Bridges in Kansas 1861--1939 MPS
Other Name: Bull Creek Bridge; Miller Double Tubular Groove Fastened Bridge; 61-LT-06
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1870
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Buckeye Bridge Works
Architectural Style: Bowstring Truss
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Wea Creek Bowstring Arch Truss Bridge Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Topeka Historic Locations Shawnee County Historic Locations Kansas Historic Locations