County Line Bowstring

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County Line Bowstring
County Line Bowstring from SE.jpg
County Line Bowstring is located in Kansas
County Line Bowstring
County Line Bowstring is located in the US
County Line Bowstring
Location Cloud County, Republic County
Nearest city Wayne, Kansas
Coordinates 39°39′14″N 97°34′23″W / 39.65389°N 97.57306°W / 39.65389; -97.57306Coordinates: 39°39′14″N 97°34′23″W / 39.65389°N 97.57306°W / 39.65389; -97.57306
Built 1876
Architect Phoenix Bridge Co.
Architectural style Bowstring pony truss
MPS Metal Truss Bridges in Kansas 1861–1939 MPS
NRHP reference # 89002192
Added to NRHP January 4, 1990[1]

County Line Bowstring is a bridge located near unincorporated Hollis, Kansas, United States, that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[1] It spans West Creek on the border between Cloud and Republic counties and has a wooden deck with a bowstring pony truss.

The bridge was built in 1876 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of OH. As of 2010, the bridge is open to one-lane automobile traffic on a low-maintenance county road.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.