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English Creek Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo submitted by Jeremy Turner

BH Photo #100429

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss over English Creek on AR 289, south of Mammoth Spring
Location
Fulton County, Arkansas
Status
Open to two-lane traffic
Future prospects
Available for reuse
History
Built 1929 by the Virginia Bridge & Iron Co.
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 122.0 ft.
Total length: 153.8 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 22, 2009
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.44490, -91.56704   (decimal degrees)
36°26'42" N, 91°34'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/628423/4034250 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mammoth Spring
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
500
Inventory numbers
AHTD M2728 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
NRHP 08001338 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 10339 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 54.7 (out of 100)
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Categories 

6-panel truss (567)
Arkansas (1,699)
Available for reuse (230)
Built 1929 (929)
Built during 1920s (9,173)
Doomed (1,042)
Fulton County, Arkansas (14)
Have street view (24,139)
NR-listed (2,850)
Open (37,579)
Owned by state (14,417)
Pratt through truss (4,726)
Pratt truss (8,224)
Relocated (692)
Riveted (1,973)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,128)
Through truss (13,268)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,439)
Truss (30,032)

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2018: New photos from Leslie Sessums
  • November 27, 2017: Updated by David Backlin: Updated to Doomed
  • March 4, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 4, 2009: Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
  • August 26, 2008: New photo from AHTD
  • August 23, 2008: Updated name and history
  • July 3, 2006: Posted photo from Jeremy Turner

Sources 

  • Jeremy Turner
  • AHTD
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net
  • Leslie Sessums - leslie-loves-you [at] hotmail [dot] com