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US79 Arkansas River Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

Photo posted by David Backlin in May 2010

BH Photo #165737

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Arkansas River on US 79
Location
Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1915; Rehabilitated 1954; Replaced 1972
Builder
- Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co. of Leavenworth, Kansas
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 250.0 ft.
Total length: 1,520.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.0 ft.
Also called
Jefferson County Free Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.24792, -91.90352   (decimal degrees)
34°14'53" N, 91°54'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/600964/3790189 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ladd
Inventory number
BH 45278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 17, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Added Lost Date

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