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Old Higden Bridge

Photo 

Tina Tachett Carpenter picture of Higdon bridge

Note: M&NA railroad in background.

Photo posted to facebook by Tina Tachett Carpenter

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #344608

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost swinging bridge over Little Red River at Greers Ferry, now inundated by Greers Ferry Lake
Location
Cleburne County, Arkansas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1912; rehabilitated 1949; replaced 1961
Design
Wire suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 312.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.57146, -92.19822   (decimal degrees)
35°34'17" N, 92°11'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/572652/3936714 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 10282 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2015: New photo from William McFadden

Sources 

  • William McFadden