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Miller Creek Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

Photo provided by the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

BH Photo #100539

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span arch bridge over Miller Creek on Miller Creek Road (CR 86) in Batesville
Location
Batesville, Independence County, Arkansas
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built 1914
Builder
- Hartford & Fugatt of Batesville, Arkansas
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.8 ft.
Total length: 123.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 21, 2010
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.78236, -91.62191   (decimal degrees)
35°46'56" N, 91°37'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/624548/3960685 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sulphur Rock
Inventory numbers
AHTD 14045 (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept. bridge number)
NRHP 09001249 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 10377 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2013)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
58

Update Log 

  • April 24, 2011: New photos from David Backlin
  • January 29, 2010: Updated by James Baughn: Posted to the National Register
  • August 26, 2008: New photo from AHTD
  • August 23, 2008: Updated history
  • July 6, 2006: Posted photos from AHTD

Sources 

  • AHTD
  • HAER AR-105 - Miller Creek Bridge, Spanning Miller Creek at Miller Creek Road (CR 86), Batesville vicinity, Independence County, AR
  • David Backlin - us71 [at] cox [dot] net

Comments 

Miller Creek Bridge
Posted December 5, 2015, by Austin (JeepB3883 [at] gmail,com)

The bridge is now closed, not sure how long ago