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UP - Red River Bridge (Fulton)

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Overview

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

BH Photo #100478

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Description 

The First Railroad Bridge at Fulton was built 1874 by the Cario & Fulton Railroad, and was replaced 1890.

A major flood in 1927 damaged the replacement bridge, and this truss bridge was constructed over the piers from the 1890 bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over the Red River on the Union Pacific Railroad at Fulton
Location
Fulton, Hempstead County, Arkansas, and Miller County, Arkansas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928, piers built 1890
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Warren through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.61010, -93.81598   (decimal degrees)
33°36'36" N, 93°48'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/424302/3719224 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fulton
Inventory number
BH 10360 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • October 1, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 4, 2011: Updated by J.P.: add bridge date based on NBI data fo approach pony girder over little river road.
  • January 29, 2011: New photo from Wayne Kizziar
  • March 28, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added GPS, USGS Info
  • August 28, 2006: Posted photos from Wayne Kizziar

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