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Lewis Bridge - NHR


category : National Register
In 1922 Keya Paha County Commissioners and representatives from Tripp County, South Dakota, awarded a
contract to the Standard Bridge Company to erect a two-span pony truss structure, supported by a steel pile
bent substructure. The Omaha-based bridge firm completed the Lewis Bridge near Springview by November
1922. The structure featured typical state-standard Pratt trusses, but onto these the bridge company overlaid a
transverse joist girder floor system, a hallmark configuration of the Standard Bridge Company. A handful of
these hybrid bridges remain in use today on Nebraska's secondary roads. The Lewis Bridge is technologically
significant as one of the best preserved and thoroughly documented among these, and is thus listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


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Springview Murals

These murals displayed inside the Keya Paha County Courthouse were created by Shirley Nelson in 1984 and depict a view of main street Springview in its early years and an inspiring reflection of Keya Paha'

Springview, NE Arts


Keya Paha County Courthouse

This building has supported the official business of Keya Paha County since is construction in 1914

Springview, NE Historic Courthouses

Keya Paha Historical Society Museum

The Keya Paha Historical Society welcomes you to experience 100 years of County history come to life, by beginning your visit at this unique museum in Springview. Here, inquire about guided tours, lectures, and historical events of the county.

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Springview, NE Museums

Lewis Bridge - NHR

In 1922 Keya Paha County Commissioners and representatives from Tripp County, South Dakota, awarded a contract to the Standard Bridge Company to erect a two-span pony truss structure, supported by a steel pile

Springview, NE National Register

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