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Parker Bridge, Spanning Verdigris River 1.5 miles Southeast of Co, Coffeyville, Montgomery County, KS



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B&W Photos

HB479683
Southeast Side Of Bowstring Truss And Camelback Truss

HB479684
Northeast End Of Camelback Truss

HB479685
Southwest End Of Bowstring Truss

HB479686
Floor Beam Upper Chord - Bowstring Truss

HB479687
Vertical And Diagonal Bracing, Upper Chord - Bowstring Truss

HB479688
Lower Floor Beam, Lower Laterals - Bowstring Truss

HB479689
Bowstring Truss And Camelback Truss At Pier

HB479690
Pier, Lower Chord, Lateral Brace, Lateral Gusset Plate, Floor Beam And Stringer - Camelback Truss

HB479691
Connection At Northeast Abutment - Camelback Truss

HB479692
Northeast Abutment, Lower Chord, And Lateral Brace - Camelback Truss

HB479693
Counter Diagonal Braces - Camelback Truss

HB479694
Upper End Chord, Vertical Member, Lateral Strut, Gusset Plate And End Post - Camelback Truss

HB479695
Top Laterals, Upper Chord, Lateral Strut, Portals - Camelback Truss

HB479696
Upper Chord, Gusset Plate, Lateral Strut, Top Laterals And Counter Diagonal Braces - Camelback Truss

HB479697
Floor Beam, Gusset Plate, Lower Chord, Vertical Post, And Counter Diagonal Braces - Camelback Truss

HB479698
Pier Bearing, Upper And Lower Chord, First Vertical Member, Panel No

HB479699
Third Vertical Member, Upper And Lower Chord, Floor Beam And Counter Diagonal Bracing - Bowstring Truss

HB479700
Third Vertical Member, Upper Chord Connection - Bowstring Truss

HB479701
Third Vertical Member, Lower Chord Connection - Bowstring Truss

HB479702
Fourth Vertical Member, Upper And Lower Chord, Floor Beam And Counter Diagonal Bracing

HB479703
Fourth Vertical Member, Upper Chord Connection Bowstring Truss

HB479704
Fourth Vertical Member, Lower Chord Connection - Bowstring Truss


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Verdigris River 1.5 miles Southeast of Co, Coffeyville vicinity, KS

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER KS-7
Building/structure dates: 1871 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1920 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1980 subsequent work
Significance: The combination bowstring/camelback bridge is a riveted steel high through truss and is one of only five camelbacks known to exist in the state. The bowstring pony truss is the only identified example of a Wrought Iron Bridge Company pony truss to exist in this State.

Subjects
Transportation
Bridge Construction
Steel Truss Bridges


Related Names
Wrought Iron Bridge Company
Jochims, Larry, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTHEAST SIDE OF BOWSTRING TRUSS AND CAMELBACK TRUSS
2. NORTHEAST END OF CAMELBACK TRUSS
3. SOUTHWEST END OF BOWSTRING TRUSS
4. FLOOR BEAM UPPER CHORD - BOWSTRING TRUSS
5. VERTICAL AND DIAGONAL BRACING, UPPER CHORD - BOWSTRING TRUSS
6. LOWER FLOOR BEAM, LOWER LATERALS - BOWSTRING TRUSS
7. BOWSTRING TRUSS AND CAMELBACK TRUSS AT PIER
8. PIER, LOWER CHORD, LATERAL BRACE, LATERAL GUSSET PLATE, FLOOR BEAM AND STRINGER - CAMELBACK TRUSS
9. CONNECTION AT NORTHEAST ABUTMENT - CAMELBACK TRUSS
10. NORTHEAST ABUTMENT, LOWER CHORD, AND LATERAL BRACE - CAMELBACK TRUSS
11. COUNTER DIAGONAL BRACES - CAMELBACK TRUSS
12. UPPER END CHORD, VERTICAL MEMBER, LATERAL STRUT, GUSSET PLATE AND END POST - CAMELBACK TRUSS
13. TOP LATERALS, UPPER CHORD, LATERAL STRUT, PORTALS - CAMELBACK TRUSS
14. UPPER CHORD, GUSSET PLATE, LATERAL STRUT, TOP LATERALS AND COUNTER DIAGONAL BRACES - CAMELBACK TRUSS
15. FLOOR BEAM, GUSSET PLATE, LOWER CHORD, VERTICAL POST, AND COUNTER DIAGONAL BRACES - CAMELBACK TRUSS
16. PIER BEARING, UPPER AND LOWER CHORD, FIRST VERTICAL MEMBER, PANEL NO. 1 DIAGONAL AND LATERAL BRACE - BOWSTRING TRUSS
17. THIRD VERTICAL MEMBER, UPPER AND LOWER CHORD, FLOOR BEAM AND COUNTER DIAGONAL BRACING - BOWSTRING TRUSS
18. THIRD VERTICAL MEMBER, UPPER CHORD CONNECTION - BOWSTRING TRUSS
19. THIRD VERTICAL MEMBER, LOWER CHORD CONNECTION - BOWSTRING TRUSS
20. FOURTH VERTICAL MEMBER, UPPER AND LOWER CHORD, FLOOR BEAM AND COUNTER DIAGONAL BRACING
21. FOURTH VERTICAL MEMBER, UPPER CHORD CONNECTION BOWSTRING TRUSS
22. FOURTH VERTICAL MEMBER, LOWER CHORD CONNECTION - BOWSTRING TRUSS


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