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Big Bay Ditch Bridge

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North Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in March 2016

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BH Photo #351098

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Big Bay Ditch on Cr 623 (old US 63)
Location
Craighead County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931
Builder
- W. L. Sharpe of Memphis, Tennessee/Collierville, Tennessee
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.2 ft.
Total length: 34.1 ft.
Deck width: 27.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.73583, -90.55417   (decimal degrees)
35°44'09" N, 90°33'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/721191/3957407 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Trumann
Inventory numbers
AHTD 20647 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
BH 71624 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 82.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
262

Categories 

Arkansas (1,677)
Beam (12,263)
Built 1931 (807)
Built during 1930s (10,689)
Craighead County, Arkansas (14)
Open (36,881)
Owned by county (18,920)
Ozark Trail (17)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,733)
Steel stringer (4,837)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,931)
US 63 (50)
W. L. Sharpe (2)

Update Log 

  • March 31, 2016: Added by David Backlin

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