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National and State Registers of Historic Places

Antelope Creek Masonry Arch Bridge

Picture of property Road 210, 1/4 Mile N of O Road
Tipton (Mitchell County)
Listed in National Register Jul 25, 2014

Architect: Work Projects Administration laborers
Category: transportation
Thematic Nomination: New Deal-era Resources of Kansas

The Antelope Creek Masonry Arch Bridge is located on a rural county road northeast of Tipton in Mitchell County. This double-arch limestone structure was built in 1940 as a project of the Work Projects Administration, a New Deal-era federal work program that had formerly been known as the Works Progress Administration. It is built of stone mined locally. The bridge is nominated for its local significance in the areas of government, social history, and engineering. It was nominated as part of the "New Deal-era Resources of Kansas" and "Masonry Arch Bridges of Kansas" multiple property nominations.

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