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St. Francis Bay Straight Slough Railroad Bridge

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St. Francis Bay Straight Slough Railroad Bridge

Photo looking south off U.S.64

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in April 2010

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BH Photo #226383

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Street View 

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Written by J Randall Houp

This long bridge sits on some very unique piers. Can easily be seen on the south side of U.S. Highway 64.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over St. Francis River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Cross County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.25977, -90.68019   (decimal degrees)
35°15'35" N, 90°40'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/711034/3904318 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Princedale
Inventory number
BH 51509 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,701)
Cross County, Arkansas (15)
Deck girder (4,861)
Girder (8,732)
Have street view (24,327)
Open (37,748)
Owned by railroad (10,650)
Plate girder (6,660)
Railroad (14,001)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,102)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 29, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp

Sources 

  • J. Randall Houp
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com