Completed in 1923, this bridge is the oldest dated Marsh rainbow arch bridge in Kansas. The bridge has been bypassed by a new bridge, but remains open for pedestrians as part of a park area. The bridge retains excellent historic integrity. The bridge rests on stone abutments, which are from the previous bridge at this location. The previous bridge was an iron Post truss bridge as shown in the 1865 photo below. The photo also explains the positioning of the spans of the bridge; the approach span was originally to accommodate a mill race.
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