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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
+36.44500, -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 (559)
Arkansas (1,679)
Available for reuse (219)
Built 1929 (906)
Built during 1920s (8,924)
Doomed (1,038)
Fulton County, Arkansas (14)
Functionally obsolete (8,087)
Have street view (22,774)
NR-listed (2,842)
Open (37,029)
Owned by state (13,937)
Pratt through truss (4,642)
Pratt truss (8,098)
Relocated (649)
Riveted (1,919)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,077)
Through truss (12,999)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,325)
Truss (29,643)

Update Log 

  • 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