Rating:
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North Boat Ditch US 67 Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar , September 2001

BH Photo #100241

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over North Boat Ditch of Terre Noire Creek on US 67
Location
Clark County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1931 by the Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Builders
- Altman-Rogers Co. of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Design
Riveted, 10-panel Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 102.0 ft.
Total length: 183.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.98911, -93.11942   (decimal degrees)
33°59'21" N, 93°07'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/488970/3760955 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Curtis
Inventory numbers
AHTD 01480 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
AHTD 1480 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 10264 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2012)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
4,000

Update Log 

  • December 12, 2015: Updated by Wayne Kizziar: Demolished, temporary bypass bridge in place and open to traffic.
  • December 30, 2014: Updated by David Backlin: Updated status to Doomed
  • June 5, 2011: New photos from Wayne Kizziar
  • March 24, 2010: New photos from David Backlin
  • January 4, 2005: Posted new photos

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