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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
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
+36.44500, -91.56667   (decimal degrees)
36°26'42" N, 91°34'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/628457/4034261 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mammoth Spring
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 (as of 02/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 54.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
500

Categories 

6-panel truss (558)
Arkansas (1,677)
Built 1929 (895)
Built during 1920s (8,842)
Fulton County, Arkansas (14)
Functionally obsolete (8,043)
Have street view (22,458)
NR-listed (2,842)
Open (36,821)
Owned by state (13,861)
Pratt through truss (4,616)
Pratt truss (8,051)
Relocated (642)
Riveted (1,896)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,062)
Through truss (12,925)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,296)
Truss (29,505)

Update Log 

  • 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