Rating:
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AM - US62 Overpass

Photo 

West Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in May 2009

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BH Photo #140415

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over US 62 on Arkansas-Missouri RR in Gateway
Location
Gateway, Benton County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Scheduled for replacement
History
Built 1934
Railroads
- Arkansas & Missouri Railroad (AM)
- St. Louis-San Francisco Railway (SLSF; Frisco)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 36.1 ft.
Also called
Frisco - US62 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.49045, -93.93245   (decimal degrees)
36°29'26" N, 93°55'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/416483/4038753 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Garfield
Inventory numbers
AHTD 1710 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 37487 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1985)
2,500

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • February 14, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added GPS coordinates
  • May 18, 2009: New photo from David Backlin
  • October 17, 2008: Updated by David Backlin: To be replaced in 2012
  • October 1, 2008: Added by David Backlin

Sources 

  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com