Wichita in Sedgwick County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
John Mack Bridge
Named in honor of John C. Mack
State Highway Commissioner of
the Fifth District at the time
of its authorization
State Highway Commission of Kansas
Arkansas River Bridge
U.S. Highway 81.
Tomlinson Bridge & Supply Co.
B. J. Berson
John Mack Bridge Rehabilitation
[officials not transcribed]
Erected 1931 by Kansas State Highway Commission.
Location. 37° 38.737′ N, 97° 20.134′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and the Arkansas River, on the right when traveling south on Broadway. Click for map. Identical markers are on the north and south bridge abutments. Marker is in this post office area: Wichita KS 67202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Engine House #6 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Area History (approx. 2.8 miles away); Maurice Clifton Naftzger (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Eaton Hotel (approx. Chisholm Trail (approx. 2.8 miles away); Delano Township (approx. 2.8 miles away); College Hill Streetcar No. 230 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Hauser Garrison Dry Goods Building (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wichita.
Also see . . .
1. John Mack Bridge National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. John Mack Bridge at 8 Wonders of Kansas. (Submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 440 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.