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Saline River AR 15 Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

BH Photo #100142

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost two-span through truss bridge over Saline River on AR 15
Location
Bradley County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by a prestressed concrete bridge
History
Built 1929 by the Lakeside Bridge & Steel Company; replaced 1991
Builder
- Lakeside Bridge & Steel Co. of North Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Design
Pair of riveted, 8-panel Parker through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 1,059.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.70116, -92.02624   (decimal degrees)
33°42'04" N, 92°01'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/590239/3729447 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Warren NE
Inventory numbers
AHTD 00569 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10235 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2012: Updated by J Lance: This bridge was never a part of US 63.
  • May 25, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added total length
  • February 15, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added GPS info

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