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Elk Falls in Elk County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge

 
 
Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
1. Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge NRHP Marker
Inscription.

This 1893 Pratt Truss Bridge
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
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Falls & Bridge
Visit Often
This historic bridge has been repaired and re-planked with the help of the Coffeyville Community College, and the Ks. Dept. of Parks and Wildlife Americorp[s].

 
Location. 37° 22.426′ N, 96° 11.044′ W. Marker is in Elk Falls, Kansas, in Elk County. Click for map. Marker is near the south approach to the bridge, off Montgomery Street about 0.15 miles east of 7th Street. Marker is in this post office area: Elk Falls KS 67345, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pershing / Prair[i]e Gem School House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Prudence Crandall (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Prudence Crandall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.7 miles away); Howard Bells (approx. 8 miles away); Benjamin F. Hobbs (approx. 9.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge National Register Nomination
Elk Falls Bridge Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
2. Elk Falls Bridge Sign
Unique signage at 7th & Montgomery Sts
. (Submitted on November 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Elk Falls in Cutler's History of Kansas (1883). (Submitted on November 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Elk Falls Bridge at Bridgehunters.com. (Submitted on December 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsMan-Made Features
 
Elk Falls Bridge Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
3. Elk Falls Bridge Sign
Unique signage at 7th & Montgomery Sts
Elk Falls Bridge Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
4. Elk Falls Bridge Sign
Unique signage at 7th & Montgomery Sts
Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge and NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
5. Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge and NRHP Marker
Looking north
Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
6. Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge
View of Elk Falls from Pratt Truss Bridge image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
7. View of Elk Falls from Pratt Truss Bridge
Falls of the Elk River image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
8. Falls of the Elk River
Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2014
9. Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge
From the Elk River Falls ledge
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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