HistoricBridges.org Menu: HistoricBridges.org Menu:


We Recommend These Resources:
Bach Steel - Experts at historic truss bridge restoration.
Historic Bridge Finder App: Find Nearby Bridges

HistoricBridges.org: Bridge Browser

Narrows Bridge

Higden Bridge

Narrows Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: November 13, 2016

View Photos
and Videos
View Maps
and Links

Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
AR-16 and AR-92 Over Little Red River (Greers Ferry Lake)
Location
Greers Ferry and Higden: Cleburne County, Arkansas: United States
Structure Type
Metal Cantilever 14 Panel Rivet-Connected Warren Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Stringer (Multi-Beam), Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1961 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
350 Feet (106.68 Meters)
Structure Length
1102 Feet (335.89 Meters)
Roadway Width
24 Feet (7.32 Meters)
Spans
3 Main Span(s) and 4 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
3300

Historic Significance Rating (HSR)

Bridge Documentation

View Archived National Bridge Inventory Report - Has Additional Details and Evaluation

Although a late example of a cantilever truss bridge, this bridge is a rare example of its type in Arkansas. It was built when the Greers Ferry Lake (a reservoir) was created. A historical photo shown during bridge construction below shows how high the bridge is above the old water level.

Source: Cleburne County Historical Society

Divider

Photo Galleries and Videos: Narrows Bridge

 
View Photo Gallery
Bridge Photo-Documentation
Original / Full Size Photos
A collection of overview and detail photos. This gallery offers photos in the highest available resolution and file size in a touch-friendly popup viewer. Alternatively, Browse Without Using Viewer
View Photo Gallery
Bridge Photo-Documentation
Mobile Optimized Photos
A collection of overview and detail photos. This gallery features data-friendly, fast-loading photos in a touch-friendly popup viewer. Alternatively, Browse Without Using Viewer

View Maps
and Links

Divider
 
Home Top

Divider

About - Contact

© Copyright 2003-2018, HistoricBridges.org. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer: HistoricBridges.org is a volunteer group of private citizens. HistoricBridges.org is NOT a government agency, does not represent or work with any governmental agencies, nor is it in any way associated with any government agency or any non-profit organization. While we strive for accuracy in our factual content, HistoricBridges.org offers no guarantee of accuracy. Information is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. Information could include technical inaccuracies or errors of omission. Opinions and commentary are the opinions of the respective HistoricBridges.org member who made them and do not necessarily represent the views of anyone else, including any outside photographers whose images may appear on the page in which the commentary appears. HistoricBridges.org does not bear any responsibility for any consequences resulting from the use of this or any other HistoricBridges.org information. Owners and users of bridges have the responsibility of correctly following all applicable laws, rules, and regulations, regardless of any HistoricBridges.org information.