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UP - Canal #43 Bridge

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Canal #43 Railroad Bridge

Photo looking north.

Photo taken by J. Randall Houp in September 2008

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BH Photo #225430

Map 

Street View 

Note: 

Written by J Randall Houp

Beautiful little bridge sitting right next to Arkansas Highway 1 on the west side.

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Canal #43 on Arkansas Midland Railroad
Location
Desha County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.70379, -91.32164   (decimal degrees)
33°42'14" N, 91°19'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/655537/3730578 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McArthur
Inventory number
BH 51318 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arkansas (1,701)
Built 1925 (1,190)
Built during 1920s (9,257)
Desha County, Arkansas (7)
Have street view (24,544)
Missouri Pacific Railroad (303)
Open (37,869)
Owned by railroad (10,778)
Pratt through truss (4,783)
Pratt truss (8,339)
Railroad (14,137)
Through truss (13,552)
Truss (30,491)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,119)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 21, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 17, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp

Sources 

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