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Batesville Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

BH Photo #100528

Map 

Description 

From south to north: One 6-panel Pratt through truss, One 14-panel Warren through truss with center swing pivot, Three 9-panel Parker through trusses

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss swing bridge over White River on US 167 at Batesville
Location
Batesville, Independence County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1926-27; Replaced by a modern bridge in 1979
Design
One 6-panel Pratt through truss
One 14-panel Warren through truss with center swing pivot
Three 9-panel Parker through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 316.0 ft.
Total length: 1,698.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.75944, -91.64110   (decimal degrees)
35°45'34" N, 91°38'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/622848/3958119 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Batesville
Inventory number
BH 10373 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added build date
  • March 30, 2008: New photo from Wayne Kizziar
  • February 19, 2005: New photos

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