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Meriden Rock Creek Bridge, Spanning Rock Creek, Meriden, Jefferson County, KS



B&W Photos

HB476587
General View Of West Side

HB476588
West Side Of Abutments

HB476589
View From North Towards South Across Traffic Deck

HB476590
Detail Of Connections On Top Chord Of Parabolic Bowstring Arch

HB476591
Detail Of Connections On Top Chord

HB476592
Detail Of Compression Members

HB476593
Detail Of South Abutment And Floor Support

HB476594
Detail Of North Abutment And Floor Support

HB476595
Detail Of Stone Work On South Abutment

HB476596
Detail Of Truss Support Columns On North Abutment

HB476597
Detail Of Cracked Wing Wall On North Abutment

HB476598
Detail Of Various Connections On Lower Chord Of Arch Truss

HB476599
Detail Of Compression And Tension Connections On Lower Chord Of Arch Truss


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Rock Creek, Meriden vicinity, KS

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER KS-2
Building/structure dates: 1870 initial construction
Significance: Wrought iron bowstring arch.

Subjects
Arch Bridges
Transportation
Bridge Construction


Related Names
Jochims, Larry, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW OF WEST SIDE
2. WEST SIDE OF ABUTMENTS
3. VIEW FROM NORTH TOWARDS SOUTH ACROSS TRAFFIC DECK
4. DETAIL OF CONNECTIONS ON TOP CHORD OF PARABOLIC BOWSTRING ARCH
5. DETAIL OF CONNECTIONS ON TOP CHORD
6. DETAIL OF COMPRESSION MEMBERS
7. DETAIL OF SOUTH ABUTMENT AND FLOOR SUPPORT
8. DETAIL OF NORTH ABUTMENT AND FLOOR SUPPORT
9. DETAIL OF STONE WORK ON SOUTH ABUTMENT
10. DETAIL OF TRUSS SUPPORT COLUMNS ON NORTH ABUTMENT
11. DETAIL OF CRACKED WING WALL ON NORTH ABUTMENT
12. DETAIL OF VARIOUS CONNECTIONS ON LOWER CHORD OF ARCH TRUSS
13. DETAIL OF COMPRESSION AND TENSION CONNECTIONS ON LOWER CHORD OF ARCH TRUSS


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