HistoricBridges.org Menu: HistoricBridges.org Menu:



BridgeSeek

Bridges Found: 85


Divider

Achmun Creek Bridge

Status: Open to one-lane traffic

Location: 35.064349,-93.271592

View Google Map

Carries Mickles Switch Road (CR 49/formerly AR 10) over Achmun Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Total Length: 100.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Achmun Creek on Mickles Switch Road (CR 49/Old AR 10) northwest of Ola
History: Built ca. 1920
Built: ca. 1920

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101254

Click to visit page.

Oblique view

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101255

Click to visit page.

East portal

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101256

Click to visit page.

West portal

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

110383

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

110384

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

112184

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112185

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112186

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112187

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112188

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112189

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

113538

Click to visit page.

Barrel Shot

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

113539

Click to visit page.

Oblique View

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

130391

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130392

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130393

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130394

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130395

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

218310

Click to visit page.

Achmun Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde October 22, 2011

Divider

Carden Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.967514,-93.189072

View Google Map

Carries AR 60 over Carden Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 49.8 Feet
Span Length: 36.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Carden Creek on AR 60, near Nimrod Lake
History: Built 1949
Built: 1949

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101257

Click to visit page.

Side view

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101258

Click to visit page.

Deck view

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

132953

Click to visit page.

Carden Creek Arch Bridge, AR60

Lake Nimrod is up into the arch, this photo looking upstream to the NE.

Photo taken by John Cross in February 2009

169102

Click to visit page.

Sheetmetal Number Placard

White arrow shows the location of the 4 inch by 8 inch metal plate with "Bridge 2221" bolted to top sill of bridge on west side of Hwy 60

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in July 2010

276842

Click to visit page.

Carden Creek Bridge

Photo looking south.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Dale Bend Bridge

Status: Destroyed by overweight truck

Location: 35.077149,-93.241206

View Google Map

Carries Dale Bend Road (CR 49) over Petit Jean River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pin-connected, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Total Length: 159.1 Feet
Span Length: 119.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Petit Jean River on Dale Bend Road (CR 49)
History: Built 1930 by the Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana; Destroyed by overweight truck Jan 30, 2019
Built: 1930

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101259

Click to visit page.

Side view

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101260

Click to visit page.

South portal

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101261

Click to visit page.

North portal

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101262

Click to visit page.

Plaque

Built by the
Vincennes Bridge Co
Vincennes Ind

Photo taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

112190

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112191

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112192

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112193

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112194

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112195

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

127547

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by J Lance

130384

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130385

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130386

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130387

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130388

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130389

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

130390

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in December 2008

209594

Click to visit page.

Dale Bend Bridge

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde on 06/11/2011

443165

Click to visit page.

1/30/19

Photo by Trisha Holt / Galla Rock Volunteer Fire Dept.

443166

Click to visit page.

1/30/10

Photo by Trisha Holt / Galla Rock Volunteer Fire Dept.

Divider

LRWN - Petit Jean River Bridge

Status: Railroad line currently out of service

Location: 35.061469,-93.389934

View Google Map

Carries LRWN Railroad over Petit Jean River
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: 9-panel Parker through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Petit Jean River on the LRWN Railroad near Danville
History: Built 1899 by the Pennsylvania Steel Co. of Steelton, PA
Built: 1899

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101263

Click to visit page.

Side view

Photo taken by David Miles

101264

Click to visit page.

View from a distance

Photo taken by David Miles

101265

Click to visit page.

Approach

Photo taken by David Miles

101266

Click to visit page.

Lower chord

Photo taken by David Miles

101267

Click to visit page.

Pier

Photo taken by David Miles

101268

Click to visit page.

Plaque

Photo taken by David Miles

101269

Click to visit page.

Another plaque

Photo taken by David Miles

112202

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112203

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112204

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112205

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112206

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112207

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

213522

Click to visit page.

Danville Railroad Bridge

I walked down to the bridge on 9-10-11 on my lunch break .There are no railroad car parked on it now.

Photo taken by edie obryant in September 2011

226620

Click to visit page.

Danville Railroad Bridge

Photo showing profile of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226621

Click to visit page.

Danville Railroad Bridge

Photo showing east portal.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226622

Click to visit page.

Danville Railroad Bridge

Photo showing underneath of bridge

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226623

Click to visit page.

Danville Railroad Bridge

Photo showing side of bridge looking downstream.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

231022

Click to visit page.

Danville Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde on April 28, 2012

Divider

Danville-Mickles Bowstring Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians

Location: 35.054543,-93.381525

View Google Map

Carries Pedestrian trail over Petit Jean River
Design: truss/through/bowstring
Design Details: Bowstring through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.0 Feet

Overview: Relocated bowstring through truss bridge next to Danville City Hall
History: Originally built July 1880 by the King Bridge Co. at Danville; relocated in 1920
Built: 1880

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101270

Click to visit page.

Deck view

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101271

Click to visit page.

Side view

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101272

Click to visit page.

Oblique view

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101273

Click to visit page.

Looking up

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101274

Click to visit page.

Cross beam

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101275

Click to visit page.

Pier

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101276

Click to visit page.

Lower joint

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101277

Click to visit page.

Plaque

King Iron Bridge
& Mfg. Co.
Cleveland, O.
Z.King Pat. July 31, 1867

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101278

Click to visit page.

View from a distance

Photo taken May 2006 by Robert Scoggin of AHTD

101279

Click to visit page.

Overhead bracing

Photo taken May 2006 by Robert Scoggin of AHTD

112196

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112197

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112198

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112199

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112200

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

112201

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia

218309

Click to visit page.

Danville-Mickles Bowstring Bridge

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde October 22, 2011

226056

Click to visit page.

Danville Bowstring

Copy of orginial pen & ink sketch made in the early 1880's by an unknown artist. Copy courtesy of Yell County Historical Society.

J. Randall Houp collection

231021

Click to visit page.

Danville-Mickles Bowstring Bridge

I made another visit to this bridge today. We had a chance sighting of a coyote on the other bank of the river.

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde on April 28, 2012

267678

Click to visit page.

Moving off the piers

Crane moving the Danville-Mickles Bowstring Bridge off its piers, where it has been since 1922.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in September 2013

267679

Click to visit page.

Danville-Mickles Bowstring

Bridge being moved by Combs Home from Ratcliff, AR, onto Hwy 10.

Photo taken by Shari Bonds Houp in October 2013

267680

Click to visit page.

Danville Bowstring Bridge

The bridge in her new home, by the Danville City Hall.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in October 2013

353808

Click to visit page.

Oblique View

The bridge in it's new setting by the Danville City Hall.

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar in May 2016

354357

Click to visit page.

Close up oblique.

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

354358

Click to visit page.

Deck view in sepia

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

354359

Click to visit page.

Close up of King Iron Bridge builders plate

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

Divider

Dardanelle Bridge

Status: Replaced with a modern bridge

Location: 35.225852,-93.150032

View Google Map

Carries AR 7 over Arkansas River
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: Swing Parker through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over Arkansas River on AR 7 at Dardanelle
History: Built 1929, replacing a pontoon bridge first built 1891. Replaced by a new bridge in 1971.
Built: 1929

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101280

Click to visit page.

Postcard

263758

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

Divider

Earl Branch Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.970446,-93.211994

View Google Map

Carries AR 60 over Earl Branch
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 49.8 Feet
Span Length: 36.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Earl Branch on AR 60, near Nimrod Lake
History: Built 1949
Built: 1949

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101281

Click to visit page.

Side view

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101282

Click to visit page.

Deck view

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

132928

Click to visit page.

Earl Branch Hwy 60

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

132950

Click to visit page.

Earl Branch Arch Bridge AR 60

Looking NNW, upstream.

Photo taken by John Cross in February 2009

276843

Click to visit page.

Earl Branch Bridge

Photo showing north side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

276844

Click to visit page.

Earl Branch Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Hunt Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 34.903298,-93.497309

View Google Map

Carries AR 307 (old AR 28) over Fourche LaFave River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost two-span through truss bridge over Fourche LaFave River on AR 307
History: Replaced 1984
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101283

Click to visit page.

Historic photo

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

Divider

Humpback Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.162505,-93.171568

View Google Map

Carries CR 52 (Humpback Road) over Harris Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 42.0 Feet
Span Length: 38.0 Feet

Overview: Arch bridge over Harris Creek on CR 52 (Humpback Road)
History: Built 1912 by J.C. Wilson
Built: 1912

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101284

Click to visit page.

Overview

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101285

Click to visit page.

Deck view

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

132924

Click to visit page.

Harris Creek CR52 (Humpback Road)

Be prepared to be greeted by a herd of very friendly goats.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

132925

Click to visit page.

HarrisCreek CR52 (Humpback Road)

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

132949

Click to visit page.

Harris Creek Bridge, Looking SW

Here come the friendly goats. None Gruff.

Photo taken by John Cross in February 2009

276290

Click to visit page.

Harris creek bridge

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt June 2008

Divider

Little Achmun Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 35.064167,-93.271389

View Google Map

Carries Mickles Switch Road (CR 49/formerly AR 10) over Achmun Creek
Design: truss/pony/double-warren
Design Details: Double-intersection Warren pony truss
Total Length: 35.1 Feet
Span Length: 17.1 Feet

Overview: Lost wooden deck bridge with double-intersection Warren railing on Mickles Switch Road (CR 49/Old AR 10) northwest of Ola
History: Built ca. 1920; replaced 1989
Built: ca. 1920

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

129714

Click to visit page.

View, Looking West, Showing East Elevation And Setting (Scale Rod Is Measured In Feet)

HAER photos taken July 1988 by Jeff Holder and Michael Swanda

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

129715

Click to visit page.

Side View Of Bridge, Looking South, Showing North Elevation

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

129716

Click to visit page.

3/4 View, Looking Northeast, Showing South Truss Elevation, Outrigger Sway Brace At Center Span, Floor Beam And Stringer System, And Lateral Bracing

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

129717

Click to visit page.

View, Looking West, Showing West Abutment And Floor Beam-Stringer System

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

129718

Click to visit page.

Detail Side View, Looking North, Showing Truss Webbing At Center Span

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

Divider

Long Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.008333,-93.453333

View Google Map

Carries AR 80 over Long Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Concrete slab
Total Length: 45.9 Feet
Span Length: 23.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete slab bridge over Long Creek on AR 80
History: Built 1942 by the Works Progress Administration
Built: 1942

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

226653

Click to visit page.

Long Creek Bridge

Photo showing profile of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226654

Click to visit page.

Long Creek Bridge

Photo looking east.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226655

Click to visit page.

Long Creek Bridge

Photo showing W.P.A. mark on bridge, west side.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226656

Click to visit page.

Long Creek Bridge

Photo looking east.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

Divider

Petit Jean River AR 7 Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 35.074909,-93.198987

View Google Map

Carries AR 7 over Petit Jean River
Design: truss/pony/parker
Design Details: Riveted, 10-panel Parker pony truss
Total Length: 381.9 Feet
Span Length: 102.0 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Petit Jean River on AR 7
History: Built 1930; replaced 1993
Built: 1930

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101288

Click to visit page.

Overview

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101289

Click to visit page.

Main span

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101290

Click to visit page.

Approach

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101291

Click to visit page.

Plaque

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

Divider

Project Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.109722,-93.646667

View Google Map

Carries Project Road over Blue Mountain Lake Spillway
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 153.8 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Blue Mountain Lake Spillway on Project Road
History: Built 1947
Built: 1947

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

Divider

Spring Lake Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.151073,-93.431194

View Google Map

Carries CR 36 over Bob Barnes Branch
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 26.0 Feet
Span Length: 10.0 Feet

Overview: Small two-span stone arch bridge over Bob Barnes Branch at Spring Lake Recreation Area
History: Built 1936 by the United States Resettlement Administration (WPA)
Built: 1936

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101292

Click to visit page.

Overview

Color photos taken April 2003 and provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

101293

Click to visit page.

Deck view

101294

Click to visit page.

HAER photo: Overview

This photo from the Historic American Engineering Record shows the stone arches from ground level [Black-and-white HAER photos taken July 1988 by Jeff Holder and Michael Swanda]

101295

Click to visit page.

HAER photo: Marker

USRA
1936

132926

Click to visit page.

Bob Barnes Branch CR35

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

Divider

Wards Crossing Bridge

Status: Open to one-lane traffic

Location: 34.944854,-93.327938

View Google Map

Carries River Road/Sunlight Bay Road over Fourche LaFave
Design: truss/through/camelback
Design Details: Pin-connected, 9-panel Camelback Pratt through truss
Total Length: 240.0 Feet
Span Length: 159.7 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Fourche LaFave on River Road/Sunlight Bay Road southwest of Plainview
History: Built 1905 by the Converse Bridge Co. of Chattanooga, Tennessee
Built: 1905

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

101296

Click to visit page.

Overview

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101297

Click to visit page.

View from below

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101298

Click to visit page.

Portal

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101299

Click to visit page.

Deck view

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101300

Click to visit page.

Approach

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101301

Click to visit page.

Piers

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101302

Click to visit page.

Overhead

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101303

Click to visit page.

Laced girders

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101304

Click to visit page.

Lower joint

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

101305

Click to visit page.

Missing plaque

Photo taken May 2006 by Wayne Kizziar

169145

Click to visit page.

Pin Connection

Vertical and lateral eyebars are connected by a large pin. The pins are held in position by large cotter pins on each end.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in July 2010

169146

Click to visit page.

Underside Structural Members

Diagonal crossbars with turnbuckles. Sleeper spreaders between stringer beams. Tabs between wood decking.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in July 2010

169147

Click to visit page.

Running Boards

Many are cracked, rotted, dislocated, missing, warped.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in July 2010

218311

Click to visit page.

Ward's Crossing Bridge

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde on October 22, 2011

218312

Click to visit page.

Ward's Crossing Bridge

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde on October 22, 2011

218314

Click to visit page.

Ward's Crossing Bridge

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde on October 22, 2011

Divider

Blue Mountain Lake Spillway Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.110164,-93.646676

View Google Map

Carries Corp of Engineers project road over Overflow Spillway
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Riveted, 15-panel Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 100.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.0 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Overflow Spillway on Corp of Engineers project road in Waveland
History: Built 1947
Built: 1947

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

112818

Click to visit page.

View east from lakeside road

100 yrds of mown level grass field from road to bridge

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in March 2008

112819

Click to visit page.

View northeast

Wing wall and abuttments

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

112820

Click to visit page.

North View

Bridge is painted light blue, single lane, one way, concrete decking.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

112821

Click to visit page.

Lower Chord

All members well gussetted

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

112822

Click to visit page.

North Approach

Cable guardrails on both sides. Rip rap behind wing walls

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

112823

Click to visit page.

Northwest View & Underside

Single span. Guardrails on bridge sides

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

112824

Click to visit page.

End Diagonal w/ upper lifting brackets

All the end posts have these twin brackets for hoisting. Bridge iron is gussetted & riveted and of heavy gauge - perhaps 3/4" thick.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

112825

Click to visit page.

Lifting Bracket above anchor point

All four ends of bridge have these heavy duty hoisting ears.

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

112826

Click to visit page.

East View

Can't be positive, but it appears that this spillway area may have an auxillary creek to the Petit Jean River

Photo taken by Fredrick Garcia in February 2008

132922

Click to visit page.

Blue Mountain Lake Spillway

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

132923

Click to visit page.

Blue Montain Lake Spillway

The triangular braces and narrow roadway seem to indicate this bridge was designed for railroad service.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

Divider

Smiley Bayou Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 35.159444,-93.139167

View Google Map

Carries CR 5 (carries nothing) over Smiley Bayou
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Riveted, 7-panel Pratt through truss, plus 3 attached ponies with one missing
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned through truss bridge over Smiley Bayou on CR 54
History: Built 1924 by the International Steel & Iron Co.
Built: 1924

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

122494

Click to visit page.

Overview

Photo taken by AHTD

125384

Click to visit page.

East Side Portal

This bridge would be better visited in the winter when the leaves are off the trees. Also be sure you have the location pinpointed on your maps or GPS before you set out or you'll never find it.

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

125385

Click to visit page.

Zoom Of West Side Portal

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

125386

Click to visit page.

Side View Of Truss

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

125387

Click to visit page.

Top Of East Portal And Bracing

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

125388

Click to visit page.

East Side Lally Column

Wooden deck is completely gone.

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

132811

Click to visit page.

Smiley Bayou Bridge

A difficult approach from the South on the West side of the Bayou proves fruitful. You can see the barn that lies on the East bank, what was just south of the approach road.

Photo taken by John Cross in January 2009

132812

Click to visit page.

Atop the western most pony truss Smiley Bayou Bridge

Heavily overgrown with deck and more missing the structure is mostly level and sound (considering).

Photo taken by John Cross in January 2009

132813

Click to visit page.

West Side Smiley Bayou

Looking East Northeast through the Through Truss.

Photo taken by John Cross in January 2009

132814

Click to visit page.

Looking generally North

Photo taken by John Cross in January 2009

132815

Click to visit page.

Photo taken by John Cross in January 2009

132816

Click to visit page.

Smiley Bayou Bridge view to the East Southeast

see essay

Photo taken by John Cross in January 2009

132914

Click to visit page.

Main Pratt Span from West bank.

Very difficult hike to get here.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

132915

Click to visit page.

Main span and part of pony from North side of bridge.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

132916

Click to visit page.

Smiley Bayou from West bank.

This shows all three remaining spans, but hard to see thru the brush.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

Divider

Ola Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.035000,-93.220000

View Google Map

Carries SH 7 over Little Rock Western RR
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 162.1 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Little Rock Western on SH 7 in Ola
History: Built 1949
Built: 1948

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

133071

Click to visit page.

North Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in February 2009

133072

Click to visit page.

South Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in February 2009

133073

Click to visit page.

Side View

Photo taken by David Backlin in February 2009

133074

Click to visit page.

Plaque

Photo taken by David Backlin in February 2009

Divider

Arkansas River Pontoon Bridge

Status: Demolished

Location: 35.226448,-93.151274

View Google Map

Carries Old Military Road over Arkansas River
Design: floating/pontoon
Design Details: Pontoon
Total Length: 2208.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pontoon bridge over Arkansas River in Dardanelle. Once hailed as the "Longest pontoon bridge over moving water". Carried Old Military Road, a major route between Little Rock and Fort Smith.
History: At one time owned by the Dardanelle and Russellville Railroad, but no trains ever crossed it.
Built: 1890

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

129896

Click to visit page.

Vintage photo provided by Gene McCluney

129897

Click to visit page.

Vintage photo provided by Gene McCluney

129898

Click to visit page.

Vintage photo provided by Gene McCluney

129906

Click to visit page.

129907

Click to visit page.

129981

Click to visit page.

Not exactly sure what those "tee-pee" like structures behind the bridge are.

129982

Click to visit page.

438493

Click to visit page.

Circa 1906

Old postcard View

Divider

DO&S - Petit Jean River Bridge

Status: All that remains are these 2 very nice rock piers.

Location: 35.075050,-93.199740

View Google Map

Carries Dardanelle, Ola, and Southern Railroad over Petit Jean River
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge over Petit Jean River on former Dardanelle, Ola, and Southern Railroad
History: Rail line abandoned circa 1938
Built: ca. 1900

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

132917

Click to visit page.

PetitJean AR 7 pre-1930 piers.

These are located west of current bridge, and also west of removed 1930 Pony truss bridge.

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

Divider

LRWN - Rock Creek Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 35.128880,-93.662760

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western RR (Formerly Rock Island RR) over Rock Creek
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony/through plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Rock Creek on Little Rock & Western in Waveland
History: Very unusual style of plate-girder bridge
Built: ca. 1900

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

132905

Click to visit page.

RockCreekRR 1

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

132906

Click to visit page.

RockCreekRR 2

Photo taken by Gene McCluney in February 2009

Divider

Irons Fork Creek Bridge

Status:

Location: 34.767239,-93.493359

View Google Map

Carries AR 27 over Irons Fork Creek
Design: truss/deck
Design Details: Deck truss
Total Length: 222.0 Feet
Span Length: 91.0 Feet

Overview: Deck truss bridge over Irons Fork Creek on AR 27
History: Built 1938; Replaced 1960
Built: 1938

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

Divider

Petit Jean River Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 35.059348,-93.395600

View Google Map

Carries AR 10 over Petit Jean River
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 207.0 Feet
Span Length: 102.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Petit Jean River on AR 10
History: Built ca 1930
Built: ca 1930

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

Divider

Branch of Cane Island Slough Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.055800,-93.256070

View Google Map

Carries CR 49 (Mickels Switch Rd) over Branch of Cane Island Slough
Design: other
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Branch of Cane Island Slough on CR 49 (Mickels Switch Rd)/ Old AR 10
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

Divider

RI - Branch of Russel Branch Bridge

Status: Abandoned/ Partially Demolished

Location: 35.093803,-93.451660

View Google Map

Carries Rock Island Railroad over Russell Branch
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Russell Branch on Rock Island Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

176772

Click to visit page.

View from South

Photo taken by David Backlin

176773

Click to visit page.

Looking Northeast

Photo taken by David Backlin

Divider

RI - Few Branch Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 35.091430,-93.445476

View Google Map

Carries Rock Island Railroad over Few Branch
Design: beam/stringer/concrete
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned bridge over Few Branch on Rock Island Railroad
History:
Built: 1908

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

225721

Click to visit page.

Few Branch Railroad Bridge

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in December 2006

227299

Click to visit page.

Few Branch Railroad Bridge

Photo showing profile of all cement bridge

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

227300

Click to visit page.

Few Branch Railroad Bridge

Photo showing grass covered deck looking east.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

Divider

LRWN - Achmun Creek Bridge

Status:

Location: 35.067730,-93.270260

View Google Map

Carries LIttle Rock & Western (Nee Rock Island Railroad) over Achmun Creek
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over Achmun Creek on LIttle Rock & Western (Nee Rock Island Railroad)
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

273724

Click to visit page.

Achmun Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

273725

Click to visit page.

Achmun Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing top of trestle looking east.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

273726

Click to visit page.

Achmun Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing south side of all wood trestle.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

RI - Falling Rock Road Overpass

Status: Abandoned

Location: 35.125520,-93.634870

View Google Map

Carries Rock Island Railroad over Falling Rock Rd (CR 503), Branch of Cockrell Creek
Design: girder/deck
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned pony/through girder bridge over Falling Rock Rd (CR 503), Branch of Cockrell Creek on Rock Island Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

176763

Click to visit page.

West Embankment

Photo taken by David Backlin

176764

Click to visit page.

South Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin

176765

Click to visit page.

East Embankment

Photo taken by David Backlin

176766

Click to visit page.

Underside of Deck

Photo taken by David Backlin

Divider

LRWN - Petit Jean River Relief Bridge

Status: Intact but closed to all traffic

Location: 35.061735,-93.390402

View Google Map

Carries Former Rock Island Railroad over Petit Jean Creek Relief
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Pony plate girder
History: Built 1918. Former: Rock Island Railroad.
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

226557

Click to visit page.

Petit Jean River Relief Railroad Bridge

Photo showing profile from creek bed.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2012

226558

Click to visit page.

Petit Jean River Relief Railroad Bridge

Photo showing pony plate girder with Petit Jean River Railroad pass-through truss bridge approximatley 30 yards to the east.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2012

226559

Click to visit page.

Petit Jean River Relief Railroad Bridge

Photo showing bottom of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2012

226560

Click to visit page.

Petit Jean River Relief Railroad Bridge

Photo looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2012

226561

Click to visit page.

Petit Jean River Relief Railroad Bridge

Pier with the date marked 1918.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2012

Divider

RI - Big Piney Creek Bridge

Status:

Location: 35.117720,-93.549312

View Google Map

Carries abandoned railroad over Piney Creek
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Piney Creek on abandoned Rock Island Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

225530

Click to visit page.

Big Piney Creek Railroad Bridge

Profile photo

Photo taken by J Randall Houp February 25, 2009

225531

Click to visit page.

Big Piney Creek Railroad Bridge

Top of bridge showing deck and cement piers.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp, February 25, 2009

225532

Click to visit page.

Big Piney Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo showng under bridge

Photo taken by J Randall Houp, February 25, 2009

Divider

Cedar Creek Railroad Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 35.106354,-93.504884

View Google Map

Carries Abandoned Rock Island Railroad over Cedar Creek Bridge
Design: girder/pony
Design Details: Pony/through girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned deck girder bridge over Cedar Creek Bridge on abandoned Rock Island Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

225534

Click to visit page.

Cedar Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo taken looking northeast.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp, December 20, 2007

225535

Click to visit page.

Cedar Creek Railroad Bridge

Top of bridge

Photo taken by J Randall Houp, December 20, 2007

225536

Click to visit page.

Cedar Creek Railroad Trestle

Remains of trestles on west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in December 2007

225537

Click to visit page.

Cedar Creek Railroad Trestle

"The bent supports and its cross-bracing are I-Beams", as per JaFeir. Located just west of bridge in heavy vine and brush.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp, December 20, 2007

Divider

Waveland Railroad Bridge Viaduct

Status: Removed

Location: 35.127101,-93.641816

View Google Map

Carries over Arkansas Highway 10
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Rock Island railroad bridge viaduct over Arkansas Highway 10
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

225585

Click to visit page.

Waveland Railroad Bridge Viaduct

Photo taken looking east on Highway 10.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp, September 1999.

225586

Click to visit page.

Waveland Railroad Bridge Viaduct

Photo taken looking east on Highway 10 shows bridge being dismantled.

Photo taken by Cookie Bonds, September 1999.

225587

Click to visit page.

Waveland Railroad Bridge Viaduct

Photo taken looking west showing Hurley Construction Company removing bridge.

Photo taken by Cookie Bonds, September 1999.

Divider

Danville Bowstring Bridge (Piers Only)

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 35.059006,-93.395849

View Google Map

Carries Former Danville-Belleville Road, now Arkansas 10. over Petit Jean River
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Piers only. Original bowstring bridge over Petit Jean River at this location was relocated in 1922 to Mickles, ARK.
History: Built 1880
Built: 1880

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

225588

Click to visit page.

Danville Bowstring Bridge (Piers only)

Photo on south side of Petit Jean River.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp, November 25, 2006

225589

Click to visit page.

Danville Bowstring Bridge (Piers only)

Photo on the north side of Petit Jean River.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp, November 25, 2006

225590

Click to visit page.

Danville Bowstring Bridge (Piers only)

Photo of both piers taken from the north side of Petit Jean River.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp, November 25, 2006

Divider

LRWN - Smallwood Creek Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 35.126618,-93.636505

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over Smallwood Creek
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Smallwood Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
History: Built 1941
Built: 1941

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

225712

Click to visit page.

Smallwood Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo taken looking south from northside of bridge

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in February 2012

225713

Click to visit page.

Smallwood Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo showing deck, looking east

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in November 2008

225714

Click to visit page.

Smallwood Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo under bridge looking east at massive rock abutment.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in February 2012

Divider

Petit Jean River Triple Bowstring Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 35.074944,-93.199520

View Google Map

Carries old road from Dardanelle, Arkansas to Hot Springs, Arkansas. over Petit Jean River
Design: truss/through/bowstring
Design Details: Triple bowstring bridge consisting of One 100 foot bowstring and two 65 foot bowstrings, and two 100 foot all wood approaches on both ends.
Total Length: 430.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Petit Jean River on old road from Dardanelle, Arkansas to Hot Springs, Arkansas.
History: Built 1881, by King Bridge Co., Cleveland, Ohio.
Built: 1881

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

226030

Click to visit page.

Petit Jean River Triple Bowstring Bridge

Original pen & ink drawing of bridge done in the early 1880's. Courtesy: Yell County Historical Society.

J. Randall Houp collection

Divider

Lucas Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.002640,-93.468864

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas 80 over Lucas Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Concrete beam
Total Length: 97.1 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge on Arkansas 80
History:
Built: 1961

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

226650

Click to visit page.

Lucas Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226651

Click to visit page.

Lucas Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck looking east.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226652

Click to visit page.

Lucas Creek Bridge

Photo looking east.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

Divider

Kitchen Branch Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.988283,-93.561779

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas 80 over Kitchen Branch
Design: beam
Design Details: Concrete beam
Total Length: 80.1 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Kitchen Branch on Arkansas 80
History: Built 1956
Built: 1956

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

226674

Click to visit page.

Kitchen Branch Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226675

Click to visit page.

Kitchen Branch Bridge

Photo looking east showing deck.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226676

Click to visit page.

Kitchen Branch Bridge

Photo looking east.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

Divider

Mitchell Branch Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.993068,-93.545101

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas 80 over Mitchell Branch
Design: beam
Design Details: Concrete beam
Total Length: 76.1 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Mitchell Branch on Arkansas 80
History:
Built: 1956

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

226878

Click to visit page.

Mitchell Branch Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

226879

Click to visit page.

Mitchell Branch Bridge

Photo showing deck looking east.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

Divider

Dutch Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.035163,-93.412090

View Google Map

Carries Bailey Branch Road over Dutch Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 129.0 Feet
Span Length: 42.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Dutch Creek on Bailey Branch Road
History: Built 1966
Built: 1966

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

227286

Click to visit page.

Dutch Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

227287

Click to visit page.

Dutch Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck looking north.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

227288

Click to visit page.

Dutch Creek Bridge

Photo showing piers

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in March 2012

Divider

LRWN - Keeland Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.031372,-93.214647

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over Keeland Creek
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Keeland Creek on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

273104

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo taken looking east

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in January 2014

273105

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo taken looking east showing north side of bridge

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in January 2014

273106

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo showing north side of bridge

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in January 2014

273107

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo looking south showing north side of bridge

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in January 2014

Divider

Cook Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.030766,-93.216138

View Google Map

Carries Cook Street over Keeland Creek
Design: other
Design Details: Railroad flatcars
Total Length: 50.9 Feet
Span Length: 50.9 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Keeland Creek on Cook Street
History: Built 1990
Built: 1990

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

273133

Click to visit page.

Cook Street Bridge

Photo showing deck

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in January 2014

273134

Click to visit page.

Cook Street Bridge

Photo showing side

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in January 2014

Divider

AR-7 Keeland Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic
Scheduled for Replacement

Location: 35.030000,-93.223333

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas Highways 7 & 28 & 10 over Keeland Creek
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Concrete tee beam
Total Length: 131.9 Feet
Span Length: 35.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete tee beam bridge over Keeland Creek on Arkansas Highways 7 & 28
History: Built 1928; rehabilitated 1988
Built: 1928

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275369

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275370

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Bridge

Photo looking south.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275371

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

Petit Jean River Suspension Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 35.114552,-93.010177

View Google Map

Carries over Petit Jean River
Design: unknown
Design Details: Suspension Bridge.
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge over Petit Jean River
History: Bridge built by Yell County, Arkansas. Additional historical data to follow.
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

273733

Click to visit page.

Petit Jean Suspension Bridge

1957 photograph of suspension bridge with the new bridge being constructed just west of it.

Photo: J. Randall Houp collection. Courtesy: Joe Grimes.

Divider

Harris Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.155357,-93.209786

View Google Map

Carries CR 47-D over Harris Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 40.0 Feet
Span Length: 19.4 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Harris Creek on CR 47-D
History: Built 1985
Built: 1985

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

273734

Click to visit page.

Harris Creek Bridge

Photo showing cement deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

273735

Click to visit page.

Harris Creek Bridge

Photo showing profile.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

RI - Russell Branch Culvert

Status: Derelict/abandoned

Location: 35.095330,-93.457848

View Google Map

Carries Former: Rock Island Railroad over Russell Branch
Design: culvert/concrete
Design Details: Concrete culvert
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned concrete culvert bridge over Russell Branch on Former: Rock Island Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275380

Click to visit page.

RI Railroad Culvert

Photo taken looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275381

Click to visit page.

RI Railroad Culvert

No date found on culvert.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

RI Railroad Trestle (remnants)

Status: Derelict/abandoned

Location: 35.108240,-93.523732

View Google Map

Carries over unnamed small stream
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned trestle over unnamed small stream
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275397

Click to visit page.

RI Railroad Trestle

Photo looking east on former Rock Island line.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275398

Click to visit page.

RI Railroad Trestle

Photo showing the 3 piers.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

RI Railroad Bridge (remnants)

Status: Derelict/abandoned

Location: 35.099924,-93.476066

View Google Map

Carries over unnamed branch.
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned bridge over unnamed branch.
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275405

Click to visit page.

RI Railroad Bridge

Photo taken looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275406

Click to visit page.

RI Railroad Bridge

Looking north, different angle. Piers now sit on private property.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

Spring Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.086944,-93.389167

View Google Map

Carries Sh 27 over Spring Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 168.0 Feet
Span Length: 27.9 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Spring Creek on Sh 27
History: Built 1955
Built: 1955

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275407

Click to visit page.

Spring Creek Bridge

Photo showing east side of bridge

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275408

Click to visit page.

Spring Creek Bridge

Photo looking north on Arkansas 27, showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

Little Chickalah Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.164722,-93.286111

View Google Map

Carries Sh 27 over Little Chicklah Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 111.9 Feet
Span Length: 27.9 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Little Chicklah Creek on Sh 27
History: Built 1955
Built: 1955

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275411

Click to visit page.

Little Chickalah Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275412

Click to visit page.

Little Chickalah Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

Prairie Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.096111,-93.373889

View Google Map

Carries Sh 27 over Prairie Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 84.0 Feet
Span Length: 27.9 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Prairie Creek on Sh 27
History: Built 1955
Built: 1955

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275409

Click to visit page.

Prairie Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275410

Click to visit page.

Prairie Creek Bridge

Photo looking north showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

Big Chickalah Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.159722,-93.293056

View Google Map

Carries Sh 27 over Big Chicklah Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 252.0 Feet
Span Length: 27.9 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Big Chicklah Creek on Sh 27
History: Built 1955
Built: 1955

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275413

Click to visit page.

Chickalah Creek Bridge

Photo looking north with Mt. Nebo in the background.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275414

Click to visit page.

Chickalah Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275415

Click to visit page.

Chickalah Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck, looking north, and showing Mt. Nebo.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

LRWN - McCargo Creek Branch Trestle

Status: Good condition, needs new railroad ties.

Location: 35.056137,-93.382685

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over McCargo Creek Branch
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over McCargo Creek Branch on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History: Former: Rock Island Railroad
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275473

Click to visit page.

LR&WN McCargo Creek Branch Railroad Trestle

Photo showing south side of trestle.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275474

Click to visit page.

LR&WN McCargo Creek Branch Railroad Trestle

Photo showing deck looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275475

Click to visit page.

LR&WN McCargo Creek Branch Railroad Trestle

View of Danville City Hall and the Danville Bowstring Bridge looking from the trestle.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

LRWN - McCargo Creek Bridge

Status: Bridge needs repair.

Location: 35.057618,-93.376738

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over McCargo Creek
Design: girder/deck/concrete
Design Details: Concrete deck girder, piers, and abutments.
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete deck girder bridge over McCargo Creek on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History: Former: Rock Island Railroad
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275488

Click to visit page.

LR&WN McCargo Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo looking north showing unique all concrete construction.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275489

Click to visit page.

LR&WN McCargo Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo looking east.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275490

Click to visit page.

LR&WN McCargo Creek Railroad Bridge

Photo showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

LRWN - Melchor Creek Trestle

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.061667,-93.354734

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over Melchor Creek
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over Melchor Creek on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History: Former: Rock Island Railroad.
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275499

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Melchor Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275500

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Melchor Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing deck, looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275501

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Melchor Creek Railroad Trestle

Looking west, different angle,showing piers.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

LRWN - Unnamed Creek Trestle

Status:

Location: 35.069679,-93.308153

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over Small unnamed creek
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over small unnamed creek on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History: Former: Rock Island Railroad
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275504

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Unnamed Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275505

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Unamed Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing deck and looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275506

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Unnamed Creek Railroad Trestle

Looking west, different angle.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

LRWN - Unnamed Creek Trestle

Status: Good condition.

Location: 35.017154,-93.175900

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over unnamed creek
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over unnamed creek on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History: Former: Rock Island Railroad
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275508

Click to visit page.

LW&WN Unnamed Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing south side of all wood trestle.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275509

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Unnamed Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing piers with cement footings.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275510

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Unnamed Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

LRWN - Coker Creek Trestle

Status:

Location: 35.017247,-93.156137

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over Coker Creek
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer with unusual cement footings.
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over Coker Creek on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History: Former: Rock Island Railroad
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275516

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Coker Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275517

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Coker Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275518

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Coker Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing unique cement floor under bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

LRWN - Mason Creek Trestle

Status: Good

Location: 35.018077,-93.139881

View Google Map

Carries Little Rock & Western Railroad over Mason Creek
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over Mason Creek on Little Rock & Western Railroad
History: Former: Rock Island Railroad
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

275537

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Mason Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo taken looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275538

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Mason Creek Railroad Trestle

Photo showing piers and unusual cement footings.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

275539

Click to visit page.

LR&WN Mason Creek Trestle

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in February 2014

Divider

Keeland Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.023333,-93.233889

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Keeland Creek
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Concrete tee beam
Total Length: 89.9 Feet
Span Length: 29.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete tee beam bridge over Keeland Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1929
Built: 1929

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

276826

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

276827

Click to visit page.

Keeland Creek Bridge

Photo looking north showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

West Keeland Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.023056,-93.236389

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over West Keeland
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Concrete tee beam
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 29.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete tee beam bridge over West Keeland on Sh 28
History: Built 1929
Built: 1929

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

276824

Click to visit page.

West Keeland Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

276825

Click to visit page.

West Keeland Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Mt. Magazine Bridge #2

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.143717,-93.546624

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas 309 over Unnamed small creek.
Design: culvert/stone
Design Details: Stone culvert
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Unnamed small creek. on Arkansas 309
History: Built 1936
Built: 1936

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

278636

Click to visit page.

Mt. Magazine Bridge #2

Photo showing west side of double arch bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

278637

Click to visit page.

Mt. Magazine Bridge#2

Photo showing rock plaque on west side, "USRA 1936".

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

278638

Click to visit page.

Mt. Magazine Bridge #2

Looking east through the north portal of the bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

278639

Click to visit page.

Mt. Magazine Bridge #2

Photo showing east side of double arch bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Mt. Nebo State Park Trail Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only
Yell County Historical & Genealogical Society is currently working on getting this bridge on the National Historic Register.

Location: 35.224917,-93.256629

View Google Map

Carries Foot traffic only over Small creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge for foot traffic only.
History: Built 1933
Built: 1933

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280272

Click to visit page.

Mt. Nebo State Park Trail Bridge

Photo showing west end of rock bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280273

Click to visit page.

Mt. Nebo State Park Trail Bridge

Photo looking north showing CCC rock work.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280274

Click to visit page.

Mt. Nebo State Park Trail Bridge.

Springtime photo.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280275

Click to visit page.

Mt. Nebo State Park Trail Bridge

Photo showing east end of rock bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Bayou Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 35.224944,-93.169000

View Google Map

Carries Sh 155 over Bayou Creek
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Concrete tee beam
Total Length: 34.1 Feet
Span Length: 34.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete tee beam bridge over Bayou Creek on Sh 155
History: Built 1935
Built: 1935

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280268

Click to visit page.

Bayou Creek Bridge

Photo showing west side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280269

Click to visit page.

Bayou Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck looking south toward Mt. Nebo State Park.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280270

Click to visit page.

Bayou Creek Bridge

Photo taken looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Porter Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.984798,-93.310384

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Porter Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 132.9 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Porter Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1952
Built: 1952

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280883

Click to visit page.

Porter Creek Bridge

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280884

Click to visit page.

Porter Creek Bridge

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280885

Click to visit page.

Porter Creek Bridge

Photo showing north side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Browns Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.984622,-93.331442

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Browns Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 113.9 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Browns Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1952
Built: 1952

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280886

Click to visit page.

Browns Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280887

Click to visit page.

Browns Creek Bridge

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280888

Click to visit page.

Browns Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Gilkey Branch Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.982222,-93.345278

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Gilkey Branch
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 76.1 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Gilkey Branch on Sh 28
History: Built 1952
Built: 1952

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280889

Click to visit page.

Gilkey Branch Branch

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280890

Click to visit page.

Gilkey Branch Bridge

Photo showing deck looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Gilkey Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.978889,-93.351111

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Gilkey Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 113.9 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Gilkey Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1952
Built: 1952

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280891

Click to visit page.

Gilkey Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280892

Click to visit page.

Gilkey Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Peavine Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.972924,-93.364017

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Peavine Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 76.1 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Peavine Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1952
Built: 1952

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280893

Click to visit page.

Peavine Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280894

Click to visit page.

Peavine Creek Bridge

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Big Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.969862,-93.378608

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Big Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 30.8 Feet
Span Length: 30.8 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Big Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1959
Built: 1959

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280895

Click to visit page.

Big Creek Bridge

Photo looking look.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280896

Click to visit page.

Big Creek Bridge

Photo looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Big Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.965667,-93.392361

View Google Map

Carries Sh 27 over Big Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 57.1 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Big Creek on Sh 27
History: Built 1957
Built: 1957

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280897

Click to visit page.

Big Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280898

Click to visit page.

Big Creek Bridge

Photo looking southwest showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Kirkas Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.944753,-93.432035

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas 28 over Kirkas Creek
Design: slab
Design Details:
Total Length: 75.1 Feet
Span Length: 24.9 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Kirkas Creek on Arkansas 28
History:
Built: 1969

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280901

Click to visit page.

Kirkas Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280902

Click to visit page.

Kirkas Bridge

Photo showing deck looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Atcheson Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.944944,-93.416167

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Atcheson Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Atcheson Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1969
Built: 1969

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280899

Click to visit page.

Atcheson Creek Bridge

Photo showing profile of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280900

Click to visit page.

Atcheson Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Unnamed Creek, Arkansas 28 Bridge #1

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.910869,-93.584202

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas 28 over Unnamed small creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Unnamed small creek on Arkansas 28
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280910

Click to visit page.

Unnamed Creek, Arkansas 28 Bridge #1

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280911

Click to visit page.

Unnamed Creek, Arkansas 28 Bridge

Photo looking west on Arkansas 28.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Stowe Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.944750,-93.461194

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Stowe Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 105.0 Feet
Span Length: 35.1 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Stowe Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1969
Built: 1969

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280903

Click to visit page.

Stowe Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280904

Click to visit page.

Stowe Creek Bridge

Photo looking west into Wing, Arkansas showing the Stowe Creek Bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Hopper Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.927634,-93.506711

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Hopper Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 38.1 Feet
Span Length: 19.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Hopper Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1963
Built: 1963

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280906

Click to visit page.

Hopper Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280907

Click to visit page.

Hopper Creek Bridge

Photo showing deck looking west.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.911597,-93.577796

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Fourche LaFave River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 504.0 Feet
Span Length: 64.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Fourche La Fave River on Sh 28
History: Built 1967
Built: 1967

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280908

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280909

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Unnamed Creek, Arkansas 28 Bridge #2

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.910460,-93.586139

View Google Map

Carries Arkansas 28 over Unnamed Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Unnamed Creek on Arkansas 28
History:
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280912

Click to visit page.

Unnamed Creek, Arkansas 28 Bridge #2

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280913

Click to visit page.

Unnamed Creek, Arkansas 28 Bridge #2

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Gafford Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.897908,-93.612558

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Gafford Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 201.1 Feet
Span Length: 79.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Gafford Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1969
Built: 1969

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280914

Click to visit page.

Gafford Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280915

Click to visit page.

Gafford Creek Bridge

Photo looking northwest.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Fourche Lafave River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.872359,-93.656450

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Fourche Lafave River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 502.0 Feet
Span Length: 65.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Fourche Lafave River on Sh 28
History: Built 1958
Built: 1958

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280916

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280917

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280918

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo showing north side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Garner Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.882444,-93.692250

View Google Map

Carries Sh 28 over Garner Creek
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 105.0 Feet
Span Length: 35.1 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Garner Creek on Sh 28
History: Built 1969
Built: 1969

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280919

Click to visit page.

Garner Creek Bridge

Photo showing north side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280920

Click to visit page.

Garner Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280921

Click to visit page.

Garner Creek Bridge

Photo looking west showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Fourche Lafave River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.903204,-93.497206

View Google Map

Carries Sh 307 over Fourche Lafave River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 637.2 Feet
Span Length: 80.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Fourche Lafave River on Sh 307
History: Built 1984
Built: 1984

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280922

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo showing north side of bridge

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280923

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo showing remnants of the original Hunt Bridge on the east bank, north side of the bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280924

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo showing deck looking east.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280925

Click to visit page.

Fourche LaFave River Bridge

Photo showing main span looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

Wildcat Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 34.896415,-93.510078

View Google Map

Carries Sh 307 over Wildcat Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 122.1 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Wildcat Creek on Sh 307
History: Built 1979
Built: 1979

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

280926

Click to visit page.

Wildcat Creek Bridge

Photo showing south side of bridge.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

280927

Click to visit page.

Wildcat Creek Bridge

Photo looking east showing deck.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in March 2014

Divider

RI - Smallwood Creek Bridge (Old)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 35.126509,-93.636409

View Google Map

Carries Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad over Smallwood Creek
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge over Smallwood Creek on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
History: Built 1896; Replaced 1941
Built: 1896

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

Divider

Rock Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 35.121664,-93.632173

View Google Map

Carries Hwy. 309 South over Rock Creek
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on Hwy. 309 South
History: This bridge carried hwy. 309 south just west of hwy 10 at Waveland, this was the main road to Waveland Park & Outlet Park at Blue Mtn. Lake.
Built:

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

483554

Click to visit page.

Rock Creek Bridge

This view is from the east side looking west. Photo courtesy of Alan Pettycord.

Photo contributed by Alan Pettycord

Divider

Achmun Creek - CR 222 Bridge

Status:

Location: 35.052971,-93.270268

View Google Map

Carries CR 222 over Achmun Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/alt-verticals
Design Details: Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Achmun Creek on CR 222
History: Built 1920
Built: 1920

Location: Yell County

View Bridge Information In Wayback Machine

Divider

490406

Click to visit page.

Achmun Creek - CR 222 Bridge

HAER Photo

490407

Click to visit page.

Achmun Creek - CR 222 Bridge

HAER Photo

490408

Click to visit page.

Achmun Creek - CR 222 Bridge

HAER Photo


Special Bridge Conditions Legend: R - Former location of relocated bridge. ! - At risk for demolition or destruction. X - Confirmed demolished or collapsed. S  - Dismantled and/or in storage. L -  Severe loss of historic integrity due to alteration.

Divider

Back

Top

Divider

About - Contact

Divider